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New Courses for 2016-2017 in the Works:Oct - FAST Leadership Training for Scout Youth
Oct - Outdoor Skills Course Scoutcraft 1&2
Oct - Outdoor Skills Course Scoutcraft 3 - backpacking
Oct/Nov – Wood Badge Part 2 (Battlefields Council)
Oct – FLEX Leadership Training for Cub Youth
Nov - Wood Badge Part 1 (Residential)
Nov - Venturer Rover Expedition Leader Workshop
Dec - RLSO Range Line Safety Officer training
Dec - FOCUS Leadership Training for Venturer Youth
Jan - Train the Trainer Workshop
Jan - Scouter Con - full day of displays and workshops
May/Jun – Wood Badge Part 2 Advanced Skills (White Pine Council)
Specialty Training: First Aid, Outdoor Skills
Specialty Training for Volunteers
Outdoor Skills Scoutcraft - The Canadian PathOctober 15-16, 2016: Day and Outing Activities Skills (Saturday 9am-4:30pm)
Outdoors Overnight & Long Term Activity Skills (Sunday 9am-1:00pm)
Scouting is an outdoors program so to aid Volunteers in preparing outdoors program for the youth, we will hold two workshops to help build Leader's skills and comfort level. Held at JOTA Camp, Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Clarington, these workshops will cover planning, safety, menus, cooking outdoors, first aid, camping skills, camp set-up, and information about places to go. $25 per participant for the course. Camping is with your youth participants at the JOTA Camp. Link to Register online: Scoutcraft Outdoor Skills Workshops and for full details.
Outdoor Skills Backpack Tripping WorkshopOctober 22-23, 2016: Overnight Hike (Sat/Sun 9am-4:30pm)
Prliminary Meeting (Oct 7:00 pm)
Scouting is an outdoors program so to aid Volunteers in preparing outdoors program for the youth, we will hold two workshops to help build Leader's skills and comfort level. This workshop will cover planning, safety, menus, cooking outdoors, first aid, camping skills, camp set-up, and information about places to go. $20. Link to Register online: Outdoor Skills Backpack Workshop and for full details.
Standard First Aid & CPR C, AED (16 hours)January 28-29, 2017 St. John Ambulance, 64 Colborne St E, Oshawa, ON L1G 1L9
Cost: $48 for certification and manual. Bring a pack lunch. 8:30-5:00 each day. Open to members of Scouts Canada age 13+.
Register online: Standard First Aid, CPR-C, AED Question? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wood Badge Part I - Essential Training for Volunteers
Wood Badge Part 1 Training
Online Training always available. Please go to www.MyScouts.ca for online training courses. Login and click on the RED Training Tab. Then click on E-LEARNING LOGIN. Select a course from the Training Catalog. Remember to save and "refresh" the screen to move forward.
Wood Badge Part I, for Beaver, Cub, Scout, Group Committee/Group Commissioner (weekend)
November 4-6, 2016 - OSHAWA Western Themed Weekend Course.
Camp Samac, 275 Conlin Rd E., Oshawa.
Wood Badge Part II - More In-Depth Training for VolunteersCheck out wpc.scouts.ca/ca/training-1 for more details.
Wood Badge Part II – Colony, Pack, Troop, Company/Crew, Service Team (White Pine Council)
Leadership Training for Youth Members
FLEX/FLEX (Fun Leadership EXperience) for Cubs & Scouts
Saturday Oct 29, 2016 Camp Samac, 275 Conlin Rd E, Oshawa, ON - 9:00 - 4:30 includes lunch. $25; Camping also available for the weekend.
Venturer/Rover Expedition Leader Workshop - The Canadian Path
Sunday November 20, 2016 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at Camp Samac, 1711 Simcoe St. N. Oshawa. The cost to attend is $25.
FOCUS Leadership Workshop Weekend for Senior Youth
A leadership program aimed towards Venturer Scouts and Rover Scouts, senior Scouts, Activity Leaders and youth Scouters in Training.
Outdoor Camping and Tripping Skills - Workshops by 9th Venturers
Scouters, our youth in the Whitby 9th "Wilderness Tripping " Venturer Company received such a strong response to their recent workshop on outdoor camping and tripping skills from the Port Perry Venturers that they have decided to become youth trainers in outdoor skills for other groups and sections. They will attend regular section meetings and do presentations for any length of time to any section from Beavers to Rovers on any topic. Contact Lewis Williams email@example.com for more information.
WOOD BADGE PART I
WOOD BADGE PART II
Scouting Dictionaries or "What are those people talking about?"
Scouting, like most groups of people involved in a specific activity, uses many words specific to their activity ("jargon" words). Provided here are pages with Common Scout Jargon and Scouting Abbreviations and Initialisms that you might find in Whitby Scouting.
Training Forms:White Pine Council course registration form
Scouts Canada physical fitness form
Whitby Area Coordinator for Training contact:Randie Jacobs, firstname.lastname@example.org
#347-1288 Ritson Road North,
Oshawa, ON L1G 8B2