Council Calendar

Scoutbook Training

Saturday, February 10, 2018
8:00 AM
2:00 PM
(Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008))

The is the first council-wide opportunity to learn Scoutbook from 8:00 – noon for basic users, and from 1:00 – 2:00 for those interested in merit badge counselor related features (intended for Boy Scout users). The training will begin with a general session, followed by breakouts specializing in the following user areas:

  1. Parental use of Scoutbook to help track the advancement of their scouts.
  2. Unit leader use of Scoutbook to accomplish the following:
  • Approve advancement requirement completions
  • Assign merit badge counselors to Scouts (troops only)
  • Manage unit events calendar
  • Manage synchronization of member data with ScoutNET
  • Track adult leader training status
  • Manage the unit organization (dens, patrols)
  • Track attendance at unit activities
  • Develop customized unit reports

3. Advancement chair use of Scoutbook for advancement tracking and reporting includes:

  • Synchronization with ScoutNET
  • Developing advancement reports
  • Tracking Scout progress on advancement

Following a lunch break (bring your own), the training will continue with an orientation on how to use the merit badge counselor functions in Scoutbook (for Boy Scout troops). This training is free and open to any registered adults in the council and parents of Scouts. Please register for the appropriate breakout session so we can plan workspaces accordingly. 

Register for Scoutbook Training