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Training Opportunities

This course is designed to help Webelos leaders enhance the outdoor program for the Webelos Scouts in their den by teaching some basic outdoor skills as well as skills needed to complete many of the Webelos activity badges. This course can be taught as a stand-alone experience but is often presented in conjunction with Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS).
This one day course is designed as an introduction to the Cub Scout outdoor program for those leaders who are interested in adding a camping component to their Pack activities. BALOO is an instructor-led course which is conducted at the Council level. BSA's Cub Scout level camping policies will be taught along with the necessary tools to help units carry out a successful camping experience.
Oak Leaf is a junior leader experience designed to supplement Troop level training and prepare Scouts for NYLT (National Youth Leadership Training).
Training for Unit Advancement Chairs, District Advancement Committee, Unit Leaders, Committee Chairs, anyone interested in using advancement to strengthen their unit. More information.

A Wilderness First Aid class is scheduled for Nov 7-9. At least two members of every High Adventure crew, Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base and Summit, in 2015 will be required to have this course. This is a 16 hr course.

Location: Trinity Bible Church, 400 Campbell Rd, Richardson

Dates: Nov 7 Friday 6:30 - 10:00 pm 
Nov 8 Saturday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Nov 9 Sunday 12:30 - 4:30 pm

Powder Horn ... More information W/E 1 11/7-9/2014
Powder Horn ... More information W/E 2 11/14-16/2014


Time to nominate fellow scouters for recognition. Y.E.S., District Award of Merit, Silver Beaver, Henry Crown and Robert E. Little. Silver Beaver nominations must be in to council by November 1st. More information

Every year in the fall, Northern Trail holds an Annual Business meeting. This is an important meeting where all members and Chartered Organization Reps are asked to come and vote on next year's District leadership and members at large.

Northern Trail to Adventure was a huge success. New photos have been added,  Here are the links:
Set 1     Set 2    Set 3     Thanks to Donna Robinson, Scott Thompson and Rachel Cahill who took the pictures.

School Night For Scouting (SNFS) is already upon us. As the summer winds down, we’re now gearing up for the fall, and our School Night for Scouting team has been hard at work making sure we offer all we can to you, the leaders, for your School Night efforts.
Don't you love to be in control? You've got the Power via; the power to set the record straight and get your training records accurate. Your scouting unit thanks you for committing to get the Leader trained for your current role in scouting. Once you have completed your training go to your unit Training Coordinator who can enter your training directly into the system. Read more.

Scouting Blog

The wide open spaces of Cub world were hustling with Cub Scouts, (Tiger, Wolf , Bear and Webelos) The event was Northern Trail to Adventure,(NT2A), the first Cub event of the season at Shirley Sowell Cub World at Camp Wisdom.. Read more


Online Scouting Resources

Need some ideas for a scouting event?  Check out Google, Bing etc.  Use good judgment, not all the material  is appropriate, but there is a world of information out there on the web. 

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