Training Registration

Training is an important part of learning to become an effective leader. The important Scouting position you hold will be easier and more effective once you develop the skills necessary to deliver a quality scouting program every Cub Scout, Boy Scout and Venturer desires. Every Scout deserves a trained leader. For more information, contact the district training chairs. See the training schedule for a list of additional trainings offered in the council.

Council and district training schedule


 

Advancement Academy Cockrell Scout Center (2225 North Loop West, Houston, 77008)
Saturday, September 12, 2015
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Advancement Academy is a training for unit advancement chairs, committee members, unit leaders and district advancement committee members. Instructors will discuss advancements for all Scouts, training requirements and recent advancement updates and changes. The day begins with an opening general session followed by program specific breakout sessions. There will be a working lunch followed by additional breakout sessions. The program will conclude with a general Q&A discussion on advancement topics. 

This training is a highly recommended program for all district and unit advancement chairs and anyone interested or involved in the advancement process. Lunch will be available for $8 and must be ordered when registering. Copies of the Advancement Guide are available at the special discount price of $10, if pre-ordered ($12 onsite). 

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Wood Badge 15-2 Bovay Scout Ranch
Friday, September 18, 2015 - Sunday, September 20, 2015
All Day

Wood Badge

September 18-20 and October 16-18, 2015

Wood Badge is the premier adult leader training program in Scouting.  The program highlights personal and unit level leadership development with courses in team building, problem-solving, communication, conflict resolution and many other useful skills.  Wood Badge is a six-day advanced training program which gives participants a greater understanding of Scouting aims and methods, while developing true Scout Spirit.  Begins Friday at 7:30 AM and ends Sunday at 5:00 PM both weekends.

Register for Wood Badge 15-2


 

Wood Badge 15-3 Bovay Scout Ranch
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - Saturday, October 31, 2015
All Day

Wood Badge 15-3

October 29-31 and November 19-21, 2015 

Wood Badge is the premier adult leader training program in Scouting.  The program highlights personal and unit level leadership development with courses in team building, problem-solving, communication, conflict resolution and many other useful skills.  Wood Badge is a six-day advanced training program which gives participants a greater understanding of Scouting aims and methods, while developing true Scout Spirit. Begins Thursday at 7:30 am, ends Saturday at 5:00 pm both weekends. 

Register for Wood Badge 15-3


 

Wood Badge 16-1
Friday, March 18, 2016
All Day

Wood Badge 16-1

March 18 - 20 and April 8-10 2015 (begins Friday at 7:30 AM, ends Sunday at 5:00 PM) 

Wood Badge is the premier adult leader training program in Scouting.  The program highlights personal and unit level leadership development with courses in team building, problem-solving, communication, conflict resolution and many other useful skills.  Wood Badge is a six-day advanced training program which gives participants a greater understanding of Scouting aims and methods, while developing true Scout Spirit. Begins Thursday at 7:30 am, ends Saturday at 5:00 pm both weekends. 

Register for Wood Badge 16-1