Youth Protection begins with you.

Many training courses can and should be completed online.

How to guide for taking Youth Protection.

Log onto My Scouting to take these training courses.  If you have specific questions about any course offerings please feel free to contact any members of the Council Training Committee.

Review the Hazardous Weather FAQ for more information.

Position Trained Course Requirements

"Every Scout deserves a Trained Leader."

ECSI BSA Wilderness First Aid (Rescheduled from May)

June 13-14, 2020 (9am-5pm both days)

Toggenburg Mountain Winter Sports Center

1135 Toggenburg Rd. Fabius, NY

Course Cost: $50 (limit of 20 participants)

Course Details

For more information or questions please contact Walt Shepard at 315-637-8060 or 

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NYLT is an exciting, week long, outdoor, action-packed program designed to provide 13 to 20 year-old youth members of Scouts BSA* with leadership skills and experience they can use within their units and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. The course models the patrol method which is easily applied to troops, crews and ships It presents leadership skills in multiple formats providing the opportunity for participants to live and practice these leadership skills. Virtually all of the training is conducted by the youth staff. The course follows the National Boy Scouts of America’s National Youth Leadership Training Curriculum.

*"National BSA has made a change in the age requirements for NYLT.  A youth member of a Scouts BSA unit must be 13 years in age or a member of a Venture Crew and 14 years in age."

2020 Course Information

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Leave No Trace Master Educator Training

August 10th - August 15th, 2020
Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada

Cost: $290 (US)
Secure your seat with a $100 deposit
Payment in full due by July 10th, 2020

More information and Register at: 

Course Brochure

Wood Badge in 2020 held in Baden-Powell Council

Woodbadge N3-363-20

Aug. 21-23, 2020 and Sept. 12-30, 2020 

Course Details Click Here

Questions? Contact Course Director Eileen Mulcahy  or (607) 761-1714 

Longhouse Council Training Chairman: Harold Lehman

(315) 415-0187

Scoutmaster Specific Training (April Course Rescheduled)

Camp Woodland’s Stickley Training Center

Camp Woodland, October 15, 2020

Course Information

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For more information, please contact Thom Kubicki at

IOLS and BALOO Training (May Course Rescheduled)

Camp Woodland, October 23-24, 2020

Course Information

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For more information, please contact Thom Kubicki at