The components of this kit are used as part of a hands-on, illustrative exercise in the New Leader Essentials training course, which is an overview of the core elements of Scouting, including the organization’s mission, aims, and methods. This course also provides new leaders with a look at the resources available to them through the Boy Scouts of America, along with a clear understanding of Scouting’s expectations of its adult leadership.
During the course presentation, participants will help to assemble a bridge using this kit. Includes one sheet of cardboard with pop-out pieces that form the bridge once fully assembled. Pieces include representations of rock walls, ladder, pathway, bridge span, and supports. Several pieces feature the BSA® Basic Leadership Training icon. Learn More
Fast Start Training is the first step for all new leaders and should be taken immediately after registering and prior to meeting with any youth members. DVD format is ideal for group presentations, offering training for any Fast Start course you need, including Cub Scout Leader, Boy Scout Leader, Varsity Scout Leader, or Venturing Crew Leader. Courses may also be completed through the Online Learning Center. Learn More
Would you know what to do if you saw someone in grave danger? In this exciting addition to the Boys' Life Readers series you'll join a group of Boy Scouts during a rock-climbing trip when their bravery and decisive action - coupled with their first-aid know-how - helps to avert disaster when they spot another climber trapped halfway up a crumbling cliff face!
Lively photos and illustrations highlight this story that quickly turns learning into an adventure. For ages 8-10; Reading Level 2 (beginning to read alone). Soft cover, 32 pages. Learn More