Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) training is for any Cub Scout leader
with a desire to plan and carry out any outdoor experience for
the pack. When you complete this training you will have an increased level of confidence and a willingness to plan an age-appropriate
The GOAL of the pack overnight activity is to provide a successful pack event that is:
Based on the purposes of Cub Scouting
Successful in whetting the appetite of the Cub Scout, his parents and the leaders who want to do more in the outdoors.
BALOO Learning Objectives
- Understand the focus of the Cub Scout level of the BSA outdoor
- Acquire the skills and confidence necessary to plan and carry out a
successful Cub Scout-level overnight activity.
- Increase the their knowledge of the resources available from the BSA
for carrying out this activity.
Elements of this training include:
- Aims and purposes of the BSA outdoor program
- Health and safety issues
- Program elements
- Campfire Planning
- Campfire demonstration
- Outdoor equipment
- Planning for success
Workshops in: Cub Scout cooking, First aid and sanitation, Nature Hikes
and Games, Stoves Lanterns, camping equipment and Fire safety
Saturday, September 20, 2014, 8:30am to ~4:47pm
E. T. Seton Scout Reservation
363 Riversville Road, Greenwich, CT
$20.00 Fee – lunch, refreshments, course materials included
REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR THIS COURSE IS 4:43PM, Tuesday, September 16, 2014.
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