Remember to report any incidents that occur to scouts or scouters during program. BSA gathers incident reports as a vehicle to make the program safer.
Trends of a specific incident may cause changes to:
- The Guide to Safe Scouting
- Program Guidelines
- Training procedures
- Rank Advancements
More information is available at the BSA website
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Details from April 2018 IOLS Class
Documents, Links from your class. This post will help to organize all communications, hand-outs, links used during the IOLS Class at Von Oven Scout Reserve.
Rocking Chair Riders
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills class; Naperville, IL Fri April 13, 2018 – Sat April 14, 2018
Your Training Team:
Paul Solak SPL, Finding Your way
Laurette Solak Troop Guide, Interfaith Service, Ceremonies
Rich Fazio ASPL, Cooking, Hiking/Backpacking
Charles Worlton Troop Guide, Fire, Whipping/Fusing, Knots, Lashings
Mike CrossTroop Guide, Wood Tools – Axe / Knife Safety
Deb Brown Animal Identification
Ed Hedborn Troop Guide, Plant Identification
Steramine Quaternary Sanitizing Tablets
Interfaith Service Reference Material
Interfaith Service Template
Interfaith Service Sample Service
Finding your way
Find True North without a compass
US Topo Map symbols
BSA Using a Compass
BSA The Stars
BSA Map Symbols and Colors
BSA Leadership Compass Training
Hazardous Plants in Illinois2
Hiking / Backpacking
Hiking_LIFE Part 1
Hiking_LIFE Part 2
IOLS Class Ouline from BSA
Videos explaining each rank advancement
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Effective April 30, 2018, new direct contact leaders must complete Hazardous Weather Training to be considered position trained.
This online training class was formerly “Recommended” but has now become a Required class for all leaders not “trained” by April 30, 2018.
Log onto my.scouting to take this very good training!
The WS81 training code is being retired and a new SCO_800 code has been created… BUT any existing time left on WS81 is still good and will carry over beyond April 30.
Roles impacted by this training requirement are:
Crew Advisor/Associate Advisor
Post Advisor/Associate Advisor
Ship Skipper, Mate
The links below will provide some assistance.
A just updated training matrix
Here’s some FAQ’s from council
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