Welcome to Girl Scouting 101-Orientation Training!
This course will cover all aspects of Girl Scouting, providing an introduction to Journeys, Girl's Guides, the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, and more. This course is required by new troop leaders and co-leaders. It is highly recommended for any volunteers. If you have your new Volunteer Essentials Handbook, please bring it with you.
To register for this training please RSVP to Adult Learning and mention the date/location of the session you are interested in attending. Each training class requires a minimum of 5 attendees, if the minimum is not met the session will be cancelled and you will receive notification.
Girl Scouting 101 – Orientation
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Girl Scouting 101 – Orientation is also available in an online format for those who will be unable to attend an in-person class. Please remember that the in-person training is the recommended format.
To view the online version of training, simply click on the link below.
From here, you will have an option to view the training in English or Spanish. The password for this training is: aboutGS101
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org once you have completed the online version of training.
Below is a list of the basic training courses. To the right are more learning opportunities and training-related resources.
Click on the specific course name for details.
Volunteer Essentials Handbook Quiz - Required by all volunteers (Volunteer Essentials can be found on our website under the Volunteer tab or ask your leader or co-leader for their copy)
Volunteer Essentials - Home-study required by all Troop Leader and SU volunteers
Mindful Leading - Workshop recommended for all volunteers
Introduction to Journeys - Online or Workshop required by all Troop Leaders by the end of the first year
Planning Overnight Trips with Girls - Home-study required before taking an overnight trip
Outdoor Education Basics - Home-study required before taking a Troop Camping trip
Troop Camp Skills - Workshop/Opt-Out required before taking a Troop Camping trip
Winter Camping - Required before taking a winter camping trip to CAP
For questions or to register for a course, contact Adult Learning