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
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
A leader of a pack overnighter MUST complete BALOO training, MUST be listed on the Tour and Activity Plan, and MUST be present during the campout. Our primary
reference material is the Cub Scout training syllabus for this experience
plus additional materials developed by the Trainers.
Fee: $20.00 includes refreshments, lunch and printed handout materials
Please note that you are not considered registered until you have paid the course fee.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR THIS COURSE IS 4:43PM, Wednesday, September 18, 2013. The course must be limited to 24 participants. First come, first served. NO "WALK-INS"
Flyer and Registration Form
Online Registration Closed 9/21/2013
Update an Existing Registration
Next training dates:
Saturday, Apr. 12, 2014
Sunday, Jun. 8, 2014