University of Scouting

February 11, 2017

Location TBD

University of Scouting is an annual training event for Cub Scout, Boy ScoutVarsityVenturing, Sea Scouts, Order of the Arrow, district and council leaders and parents. It is an action-packed, fun-filled single day of supplemental training where participants choose from over 150 courses. Sessions are led by experienced volunteers who will help you enhance your ability to deliver a fun and exciting program to the Scouts. This unique day of seminars provides information, techniques, and best practices on how to improve your Scout program. Whether you are new to the program or a veteran of many years, the University of Scouting has something for you.

Youth courses include Chaplain's Aid Conference, Troop Guide Conference, Den Chief Conference and much more. Webelos, whose parents are attending University of Scouting, can attend Basic Aid Training (First Responder Adventure).


Check-in and registration opens at 7:30 am. Classes start at 8:00 am and end at 3:00 pm.


Registration opens in December.

Scouts $20* (includes pizza lunch for the all day courses)
Adults $25*
Staff $10

*There is a late fee of $5 for walk-in registrations.

 2016 Course Catalog  


You may purchase lunch for $8.00 or bring your own. If you purchase a lunch, please sign up for a lunch period at 11:00 am or 12:00 pm. Lunch is included for youth registered in one of the all-day courses and is noted in the course description.


Joe Stewart
University of Scouting Co-Chair
 (281) 850-1842

Jamie Durham
University of Scouting Co-Chair
 (281) 658-1948


Cesiah Molina
University of Scouting Registration
 (713) 756-3398

Benno Dunn
Council Training Chair
 (281) 413-9912


Michelle Phillips
Program Director and Training Chair Staff Advisor
 (713) 756-3308