Monday, July 16, 2018

PDF online - 2018-19 Calendar and Resource Guide

The annual 2018-19 Program Calendar and Resource Guide is online and available as a PDF download.  CLICK HERE


Updated Adult Youth Protection Training - Mandatory Training

The Boy Scouts of America’s updated Youth Protection Training is mandatory for all registered adult leaders in all BSA programs. Other adults participating in Scouting are strongly encouraged to take this one-hour online training. The prior version of BSA’s Youth Protection trainings will no longer be available. The updated training replaces all other Youth Protection trainings and is required for all BSA programs.

By October 1, 2018, ALL new and currently registered leaders will be required to complete the updated training. The new training reflects the BSA’s commitment to the safety of all youth. 

Mandatory Training Modules:  

  • Overview and Policies 
  • Sexual Abuse 
  • Bullying

Recommended Training Modules: 

  • Neglect
  • Physical Abuse
  • Exposure to Violence
  •  Emotional Abuse

Taking the Training:
 Visit and login if you are an existing member, or create a new account if you are new and about to register with the BSA. Once on, click on the Youth Protection icon, add the Mandatory Training to your learning plan, click on the My Learning tab and select the training from your plan.

Once the training is complete, existing member’s training records will automatically be updated with the certification. All new to Scouting wishing to register must print their certificate and submit it with their application to the council service center.

Printing Training Completion Certificate:
The training certificate will only be available for printing after completing the three required training modules and passing the test which completes the Youth Protection Training. It may take an hour or so for your training certificate to become available. It will be found by logging back on to and selecting the menu button in the upper left corner and clicking on My Dashboard. The certificate can be opened for printing by clicking the print icon on the right side.

After clicking the print icon, the certificate opens as a pdf that can be printed and/or saved.

Questions or technical issues contact Member Care at (972-580-2489) or

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Grey Wolf - National Youth Leadership Training
  • Grey Wolf is a one-week program held in June and July, it replicates the first three weeks of typical unit operations, including patrol leader's council meetings, troop/crew meetings, patrol meetings, and planning for a big event. Becoming a better leader is the theme, but many aspects apply to daily life.

Need an OA identification number?
Come to round table to get your OA numbers and for answers about coming OA events and conclave !! 

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