University of Scouting

Posted by Darlene Scheffler Wednesday, January 24, 2018 7:12:00 PM

March 24, 2018

Mickey Leland College Preparatory Academy for Young Men
1700 Gregg St, Houston, TX 77020

University of Scouting is a semi-annual training event for Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venturing, Sea Scouts, district and council leaders and parents. It is an action-packed, fun-filled single day of supplemental training where participants choose from over 100 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. 


Pre-registration is highly encouraged as classes fill up. Walk-ins are welcome; however, please arrive early, to select classes. Lunches are available for purchase for adults and youth, or you are welcome to bring your own lunch. At checkout, pay with a credit card, electronic check, or PayPal. Council refund policyJoin our Facebook event and let your Scouting friends know you are attending.

     Registration fee $25
  Onsite registration $30
  Lunch $8 (optional)

  Register           Course Catalog

How to Register - Click on the Register button

Step 1: Select a participant 
Step 2: Select a category (period)
Step 3: Choose a class (click “+” sign)
Repeat steps 2 and 3 for each period
Continue steps 1, 2 and 3 for additional participants

Step 4: Review the schedule at the bottom of the page
Step 5: Click continue and the bottom of the page 
Step 6: Checkout
Step 7: Payment

Classes that are full will not show up.


Check-in begins at 7:00 am. Courses run from 8:00 am - 3:00 pm.

Who should attend? 

There is something for everyone! From new Scouters or parents to Scouters with many years of experience, University of Scouting has something for you!



Jeanne Gebo
Powder Horn Registration

Larry Myers
University of Scouting Chair


Benno Dunn
Council Training Chair
 (281) 413-9912

Nathan Doherty
Program Director and Training Chair Staff Advisor
 (713) 756-3308