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."


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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IOLS for Eagle to Adult Leader

1/5/20 & 1/6/20 Camp Woodland

Attention all newly crossed over to adult leadership scouters:

If you have recently aged out of youth Scouts and are continuing on as an Assistant Scoutmaster, then this training is for you. If you are currently registered as an Adult in a troop and have completed at least the Life Scout Rank, you are eligible for this specialized training opportunity. This is only for these Scouters that have aged out in the past four years and not for regular adult Scouters.

This training will be held at Camp Woodland on January 4th and 5th, 2020 starting at 5:00pm Friday and ending around 6:00pm Saturday. You will need to complete the Hazardous Weather Training and bring a Part A&B Medical form. There will be an overnight in a cabin. The fee is $15.00. Registration will be open until January 2nd,  2020.

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Questions? Contact Course Director Thomas Kubicki

Okpik Cold Weather Camping Training

1/4/20 Classroom component held at Liverpool 1st Presbyterian Church 603 Tulip St. Liverpool NY. 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.                                                           AND 1/10-12/20 Outdoor component at Valley Camp, Highland Forest 1254 Highland Park Rd. Fabius, NY. 6:00 pm Friday through noon on Sunday.

Click Here to Register Beginning 11/12/19.

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Questions? Contact Course Director Colin McConnell at 315-546-4302

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