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New Courses for 2018:Jan - Scouter Con - full day of displays and workshops
Feb - Wilderness First Aid
Mar - Outdoor Skills Course Scoutcraft 1&2
Apr - Venturer Rover Expedition Leader Workshop
Apr - FLEX Leadership Training for Cub Youth
Apr/Jun - Quartermaster Advanced with National Food Safety Certification Exam
Apr/Jun - Wood Badge Part 2 Advanced Skills (White Pine Council)
Oct - FAST Leadership Training for Scout Youth
Nov - Wood Badge Part 1 (Residential)
Dec - RLSO Range Line Safety Officer training
Dec - FOCUS Leadership Training for Venturer Youth
Specialty Training: First Aid, Outdoor Skills
Specialty Training for Volunteers
Outdoor Skills Scoutcraft - The Canadian PathMarch 3-4, 2018: Day and Outing Activities Skills (Saturday 9:00am-5:00pm)
Outdoors Overnight & Long Term Activity Skills (Sunday 9am-4:00pm)
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 Camp Samac, 275 Conlin Rd E, Oshawa (Cabin #3), these workshops will cover planning, safety, menus, cooking outdoors, first aid, camping skills, camp set-up, and information about places to go. $45.00 per participant for the course.
Link to Register online: Scoutcraft Outdoor Skills Workshops and for full details.
Standard First Aid & CPR C, AED (Blended 8 hours online, 8 hours in class)February 24, 2018 Optimist Hall, 475 Salisbury St., Oshawa
Cost: $100.00 for certification and manual. Bring a pack lunch. 9:00-6:00. Open to age 13+.
Register online: Standard First Aid, CPR-C, AED (Blended)
Email email@example.com or phone 905-922-5678 for more info.
Wilderness First Aid
Feb 2-4, 2018 (Prerequisite: current Standard First Aid)
Quartermaster Advanced with National Food Safety Certification ExamApril 6-8, 2018 and June 15-17, 2018, Camp Samac, Oshawa, Ontario
This two weekend training is for those who handle food for groups large and small. Food safety, portion size, menu planning, shopping and food prepartion are coverend in depth. As well as developing a detailed plan for your event, you will obtain a wealth of tools and "trick of the trade" to take back and make your guest very happy and satisfied. Topics will include dietary restrictions and accommodation for others. You will connect with dozens of Scouters just like you who will have lots to share. Once the course is completed you will write the Canadian Food Safety Certification test.
Instruction by Derek Lawday, Professor of Culinary Arts at Candore College, and David Franklin, Executive Chef for Sysco.
Check out www.qmcourse.ca for more details.
Download the Flyer.
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, Saturday-Sunday
November 17-18, 2018 - OSHAWA Camp Samac, 275 Conlin Rd E., Oshawa.
Wood Badge Part II - More In-Depth Training for Volunteers
White Pine Council Wood Badge 2 TrainingApril 6-8, 2018 and June 15-17, 2018, Camp Samac, Oshawa, Ontario
This training offers you a chance to further increase your knowledge and confidence in the section you are working. As well as developing a detailed plan for your section, you will obtain a wealth of tools and "trick of the trade" to take back and make your section meetings a joy to run. There will be comprehensive skill training. You will connect with dozens of Scouters just like you who will have lots to share and you will make a few friends for life. Once the Wood Badge is completed you will be invited to join a local Gilwell Club and an invitation to attend the annual Gilwellian leaders only camp in the second weekend of September every year.
Check out www.woodbadge2.ca for more details.
Download the Flyer.
Leadership Training for Youth Members
Venturer/Rover Expedition Leader Workshop - The Canadian Path
Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm at Camp Samac, 1711 Simcoe St. N. Oshawa. The cost to attend is $15.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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:Brian Wick, email@example.com
1101-711 Rossland Rd E,
Whitby, ON L1N 8Z1