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Leader Training Resources

Training Resources

The success of every Pack depends on having well-trained leaders.  They not only bring a quality program to their boys, but they have more fun doing it.  Everything we do in Scouting has a purpose.  Training is the key to recognizing, understanding and achieving the purpose behind each activity.

All registered Cub Scout leaders must now complete the following four training courses to earn the Trained Leader emblem:

How long is my training good for?

While most training course only need to be taken once and have no expiration, there are a few courses which must be renewed periodically:

  • Youth Protection—every two years
  • Safe Swim Defense—every two years
  • Paddle Craft Safety—every three years
  • Aquatics Supervision/Swimming and Water Rescue—every three years
  • BSA Lifeguard—every three years
  • Safety Afloat—every two years
  • Chain Saw Safety—every two years
  • Trainer’s EDGE—every three years
  • Hazardous Weather—every two years
  • Physical Wellness—every two years
  • Climb On Safely—every two years
  • Trek Safely—every two years