Merit Badge Counselor Training

*Youth Protection

Youth Protection training is designed to help you keep our youth safe from abuse. You will learn the Boy Scouts of America's Youth Protection Guidelines, signs of abuse, and how to report suspected abuse. After each section of material, you will answer questions about that section's topic. This course must be completed to earn the "Trained" emblem. This training is offered online or in a classroom setting. Completion is noted automatically in the BSA training records database if the module is experienced online.

Merit Badge Counselor Training

Why are merit badge counselors an essential part of the advancement process? Learn who is qualified to serve as a merit badge counselor, how to be an effective merit badge counselor, and how to obtain approval of merit badge counselors from your District Advancement Chairman.
 
*Indicates training is required to be considered Trained to Position and eligible to wear the "Trained" emblem.

 

Upcoming Trainings

Belk Scout Camp (map)
Starting on Friday evening, March 13, 2015, and continuing until Sunday afternoon, March 15, 2015, Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders and Boy Scout Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills will be offered at Belk Scout Camp.  Also offered for this course is a non-Sunday alternative on the following Saturday, March 21, for the sections that will be presented on Sunday, March 15th. Participants who chose this option will be required to stay until after the Cracker Barrel, t...