WEBELOS DEN LEADER SPECIFICS TRAINING
Friday, November 7, 2014 ~ 7:00pm – 9:30pm
$00.00 Fee – THAT’S RIGHT; FREE. Evening refreshments, and printed materials will be provided. BYOD (bring your own dinner) – we can reheat!
Webelos Den Leader Specifics training is for any Webelos Den Leader, Asst WDL or other Pack Leader who desires to know the program and policies of running a Webelos Scout Den. Completion of this course, along with Youth Protection training, will qualify you to wear the TRAINED patch beneath your Webelos Den Leader patch.
NOTE: If staying over for OLS4WL course (see next), bring bedding, personal articles etc.
Maple Cabin will be available. We’ll even treat you to breakfast!!
See below for online registration link.
OUTDOOR LEADER SKILLS for WEBELOS (and any interested) LEADERS
Saturday November 8, 2014 ~ 8:45am – (no later than) 8:30pm
O*L*S*4*W*L is for any Webelos Den Leader or Pack Leader with a desire to
plan and carry out a Webelos level outdoor experience for the boys. When you
complete this training, you will have an increased level of confidence and
ability to plan an age-appropriate Webelos Den Overnighter!
The GOAL of this training is to provide you with the skills to assure a
Webelos den overnight event that is:
- Age Appropriate
- Based on the purposes of Cub Scouting
- Successful in whetting the appetite of your Scouts, their parents and the
leaders who want to do more in the outdoors!
- And will prepare your Webelos Scouts to become Boy Scouts
Elements of this training are:
- Webelos Outdoor Activities: health and safety issues, hiking and camping
concerns, outdoor ceremonies, Webelos outdoor-related activities
(Outdoorsman, Naturalist, Forester, Geologist), values of the outdoor
program, identifying and conducting Webelos outdoor activities.
- Flag Ceremonies: procedures for flag raising, lowering and folding.
- Planning Overnight Campouts: key factors, planning and conducting a
Webelos overnight campout, joint campouts (with BS troops), and council
- Campfire Planning: how to plan and direct successful Den campfires
Outdoor Skill Workshops in the following areas in:
~ First Aid ~ Cooking and sanitation ~ Knots and Ropes ~ Campsite selection
and tents ~ Wood Tools ~ Bedding and Weather ~ Fire building
Please wear your uniform. Items to bring: appropriate clothing for weather, Webelos handbook,
skit or song for campfire.
PRE-REQ: You must be current with Youth Protection Training: online course at http://olc.scouting.org/index.html.
“Fast Start - Webelos Den Leader” and “This is Scouting” are highly recommended.
Both are also available at http://olc.scouting.org/index.html
Webelos Den Leader Specifics Training (see above) is also recommended.
Session held at Maple Cabin, Durland Scout Reservation
$25.00 Fee – Includes Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, all refreshments,
cracker-barrel and printed materials
Outdoor Leader Skills
for Webelos Leaders Flyer