Training

Indian Peaks Training Courses – Spring 2018

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Course: Scoutmaster Position-Specific (SMS)

  • Date/Time: April 11 (6:30 pm – 9:30 pm) plus April 18, 2018 (6:30 pm – 9:00 pm)
  • Location: Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 71st and Lookout Rd, Boulder
  • Description: Understand your duties as an adult leader in a boy-led troop that uses the patrol method. Both sessions are required. SMs and ASMs. Other registered adult leaders welcome.
  • Cost: $5
  • Register: Scout Office or online via Tentaroo by April 6. (see *Note below)
    • On Tentaroo, look for “IP Scoutmaster Specific Training (SMS)”

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)

  • Date/Time: April 25 (6:30 pm – 9:30 pm) plus May 4-5, 2018 (5:00 pm – 4:00 pm) (overnight)
  • Location: Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, plus Camp Patiya
  • Description: Classroom and hands-on adult leader training to teach outdoor skills to Scouts thru First Class rank. Both SMS and IOLS are required to be “trained’.
  • Cost: $20
  • Register: Scout Office or online via Tentaroo by April 20. (see *Note below)
    • On Tentaroo, look for “IP Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills”.

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

  • Date/Time: May 19-20, 2018 (8:00 am – 11:00 am) (overnight)
  • Location: Online, plus Camp Patiya
  • Description: Revised for 2018! New syllabus combines BALOO and OWLS. A prerequisite online component precedes this hands-on Cub Scout leader training to plan and conduct successful outdoor activities including camping. A BALOO-trained adult must accompany every Pack or Webelos Den overnighter.
  • Cost: $25
  • Register: Scout Office or online via Tentaroo by May 11. (see *Note below)
    • On Tentaroo, look for “IP Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation “.

*Note: Registration and payment at Scout Office, 1075 E. South Boulder Rd., Suite 100, Louisville CO 80027 in person or by phone (303-447-8511).

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