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New Courses for 2016 in the Works:Nov - Canadian Path update (Sunday Night Learning).
Mar - Venturer Rover Expedition Leader Workshop
Apr – FLEX Leadership Training for Cub Youth
Apr - Outdoor Skills Course Scoutcraft 1 & 2
Specialty Training: First Aid, Outdoor Skills, Cold Weather Camping, Working with Youth, Scouter's Club, Sunday Night Workshops
Specialty Training for Volunteers
Standard First Aid & CPR C (16 hours)June 16, 23, 26, 2016 (2 Thursday evenings 6:30-9:30, Sunday 8:30-4:30) at Optimist Hall, 475 Salisbury Street Oshawa
Cost: $90 for certification and manual. Bring a pack lunch.
Register online: Standard First Aid CPR-C, Toronto EMS Question? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
ORCKA Canoe Tripping Course Level 1A
July 11/12, 2016 ORCKA Canoe Tripping 1A- "Let’s Learn to Canoe Trip" this summer. . This course is for those who want to learn the skills of canoe trip camping in a practical, safe and fun way. Ever wondered about light-weight tripping without a refrigerator? We'll help you gain valuable experience. Some experience in camping and paddling a canoe in the bow and stern for a few kilometers is required. A swim test will occur. Discount for members of Scouts Canada and teachers. For more info link to: ORCA website posting.
Outdoor Skills Scoutcraft - The Canadian PathOctober 15-16, 2016 (TBA): 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.
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 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.
Leadership Training for Youth Members
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