Training Event Schedule

The following is a list of all training opportunities scheduled at this time. Check this list often as we frequently update it as new courses are scheduled. You can register online by clicking on the Register link beside the course you wish to take. You can download the application by clicking on "Download". Adobe Acrobat is required to print the application on your computer. Adobe Acrobat is a free program available from the Adobe web site.

 

CPCC Levine Campus (map)
On January 5, 2013, at 8:30 am, Catawba Lodge, Order of the Arrow will offer Cold Weather Camping training at CPCC’s Levine Campus. During this training Scouts, regardless of age and whether or not they are in the Order of the Arrow, can learn skills that will help them camp during cold weather. Classes being taught include Clothing, First Aid, Cooking, Shelter, Leave No Trace, and Sleeping and are being taught by some of the best Arrowmen the lodge has to offer. Please visit the Order of the Arrow Catawba Lodge Website (www.catawbalodge.org/) for details. Check-in is at 8:30 AM and classes will start promptly at 9:00 AM and will end at Noon.
 
On the same date and at the same location, the Mecklenburg County Council Training Committee will provide the following training courses for Adult Leaders. Check-in for the adult training will begin at 7:30 AM and classes will start promptly at 8:00 AM.

7:30 am
Check-in
 
 
 
 
8:00 am
·         Scoutmaster/Asst. Scoutmaster Specific (all day)
·         BALOO (all day)
·         Adult Venturing Leader Specific (all day)
·         Climbing Instructor (all day) - closed
·         Leave No Trace Awareness (4 hours)
·         CPR Training (4 hours) - closed
·         Youth Protection Training (2 hours)
·         Eagle Rank Mechanics and Conducting Boards of Review (2 hours)
·         Merit Badge Counselor Training (2 hours)
·         Introduction to Cub Scouting/How We Have Fun (This session is only required for new Cub Scout leaders or leaders who have not previously taken a Cub Leader Specific course)
 
 
 
10:00 am
·         Troop Committee Challenge (2 hours)
·         Cubmaster Training (2 hours)
·         Pack Committee Training (2 hours)
·         Pack Trainer Training (2 hours)
·         Youth Protection Training (2 hours)
·         Eagle Scout Service Project (2 hours)
·         Tiger Cub Den Leader Training (2 hours)
·         Cub Scout Den Leader Training (2 hours)
·         Webelos Den Leader Training (2 hours)
·         Merit Badge Counselor Training (2 hours)
 
 
 
1:00 pm
·         CPR Training (4 hours) - closed
·         Working with Scouts with Disabilities (2 hours)

There is no charge for attending these courses, except for Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Training, BALOO, Adult Venturing Leader Basic Training and Climbing Instructor, which will have a $15.00 charge and will include lunch and CPR Training which will have a $10.00 charge.
 
Questions about these training courses should be directed to Bob Coughlin, Hornets Nest Training Chairman, at rcoughlin@mi-connection.com.
 
Online registration is closed.  You can register at the walk-in table Saturday.
 

Upcoming Trainings

Belk Scout Camp (map)
This 16 hour course will introduce the participant to skills necessary to handle basic first aid emergencies in a wilderness setting. The course combines lecture with hands-on application of material covered in class. Successful completion of this course certifies the student in WFA for a period of two years and meets the requirements for Philmont and other high adventure camps. Some of the topics covered include: What is wilderness first aid? Patient assessment. Airway management. He...