Attending Leader training will give you the tools to become a great leader and will make your job easier. Every Scout deserves a trained leader and the following links will assist you in becoming that trained leader. If you have questions about what training is required and the availability of training please don’t hesitate to contact:

Tri-River and Longhouse Training Chairman


Ted Webb
Tri-River Training Assistant
Phone: 773-0922

BSA National Shooting Sports Manual

Resource Centers

BSA Online Learning Center

This link will give you Youth Protection Training, Fast Start and Cub Scout Specific Training but it does not offer Boy Scout Specific Training.

Lists of Optional and supplemental training:
National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience

The National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience (NAYLE) is an exciting new program where young men enhance their leadership skills in the Philmont Backcountry. Scouts will expand upon team building and ethical decisions making skills learned in National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT).

Youth Protection Training

The Boy Scouts of America has developed Youth Protection training to prepare its leaders to help children who have been, or are being abused. Materials are for use in pack and den meetings to show Boy Scouts and their parents what they should do to prevent abuse from happening to them.

New Troop Leadership Training

Troop Leadership Training, No. 34306A, has been rolled out to replace the Scoutmaster Junior Leader Training Kit.

Philmont Training Center

The Philmont Training Center (PTC) provides a unique environment for the training of volunteer and professional leaders.

Supplemental Training Modules

Supplemental training modules are designed to provide leaders in Boy Scouting with orientation beyond the basic training offered in New Leader Essentials and leader-specific training.

Boy Scout Leader Assessment Tool

This tool is designed to help Boy Scout Leaders assess their strengths and weaknesses in regard to the current Boy Scout leader training courses. Your results will be used to help the national Boy Scout organization and your local council to improve their training courses and help identify the training needs of the general membership.

Passport to High Adventure Training Outline

This training outline teaches how Scouts can plan and safely carry out council and unit high-adventure treks using Leave No Trace techniques.


Mentoring is an opportunity to help a person grow through discovery. This session will address various mentoring models and ways to be a mentor to Scouts and Scouters.

Bullying: Prevention and Intervention Tips for Scout Leaders and Parents

The values of Scouting make it clear that bullying cannot be tolerated. Scouting leaders have a unique opportunity to teach respect and acceptance of others.

Longhouse Council Training

For additional info go to this page for links to other resources