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Training Info

Welcome to the Tidewater Council Training Committee page.  Here you will find out what you need to complete training in any of your registered positions, how to obtain supplemental and special training and other general information about training events being held around the council.

Look below for upcoming training or click a button to go to another topic.

UPCOMING COURSES AROUND COUNCIL.  Below are the scheduled in-person courses that are being offered in 2016.  Click on the course date or other link to go to the council master calendar for more information about the course, who to contact, how to register online and course fees.

NOTE: You may attend ANY TRAINING, regardless of council location.  Every district conducts the training according to the national syllabus.  CHOOSE THE TRAINING DATE MOST CONVENIENT TO YOUR SCHEDULE.

COUNCIL-WIDE TRAINING EVENTS in 2017 and 2018 (as updated):

Wood Badge (Must attend both weekends)
4/20-23/18 and 6/2-4/18
Fundamentals of Training
10/28/17 (Mega Training Day)
Trainers EDGE
10/28/17 (Mega Training Day)

POSITION SPECIFIC TRAINING IN VARIOUS LOCATIONS
Cub Scout Leader Position Specific Training:
9/16/17
10/28/17 (Mega Training Day)
11/18/17
12/9/17
BALOO:
9/16/17
10/21/17

Scoutmaster Position Specific Training:
9/16/17
10/28/17 (Mega Training Day)
11/18/17
Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS) Only
10/13 – 14/17
11/18/17
“Mega Training Day” (Multiple basic leader training opportunities):
10/28/17

Chartered Organization Representative Training:
Check with your district executive on scheduled dates.

Merit Badge Counselor  Training:
10/28/17 (Mega Training Day)
12/2/17
Den Chief Training Conference:
9/23/17
10/28/17 (Mega Training Day)
First Aid/CPR:

9/16/17
12/9/17