Why take Wood Badge? Scouters say it "made me a better leader," "helped me turn my troop around" and is "one of the best training experiences I have had."
With great conferences, terrific volunteers and professionals, and activities for children, Philmont Training Center is the ultimate family destination.
The BSA's Trained patch sends a clear message to Scouts, fellow Scouters and parents. It says, "I know what I'm doing." Here's who can wear it.
The BSA has purchased an umbrella movie license that covers all council-owned properties. This move has implications that reach beyond Wood Badge and NYLT.
Young men and young women who have completed National Youth Leadership Training are eligible to wear a new NYLT patch in place of their Trained strip.
The importance of advanced leadership training, that next step after basic training, is the subject of the latest episode of ScoutCast.
The new, easy-to-access online training for Cub Scouting leaders at my.scouting.org will help you be prepared for your role as a volunteer.
NFL training camp is fully underway, so I wanted to analyze how team development in the NFL works a lot like team development in Scouting.
At the 2015 National Outdoor Conference you'll join volunteers and professionals to learn more about delivering the world's greatest youth outdoor program.
The Philmont Leadership Challenge and Summit Leadership Challenge apply the skills acquired in Wood Badge to an outdoor experiential learning environment.