Cub Scout Pack 1776
4Apr/16

Upcoming BALOO Training Opportunity

Dear Pack,

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event, presented by the council, that introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly overnight events and camping.

There are 2 upcoming training dates, click on the dates for registration links, and the location names for maps:

04/09 Camp Herms
04/23 Camp Fetterman

Completion of this course is mandatory for at least one adult on a Pack overnighter.

Topics include:

  • Aims and Purposes, Health and Safety,┬áPlanning
  • Equipment, Campfire Planning and a Camp Fire Demonstration
  • Round Robin sessions on:
    • Stoves, Lanterns, and Fire Safety
    • First Aid and Sanitation
    • Nature Hikes and Games
    • Cub Scout Cooking

See more info on the Council's website.  Registration fees are reimbursable by the Pack upon completion of the training.

Filed under: Training