NEW Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

posted Jul 24, 2016, 8:09 PM by Amanda Seigler   [ updated Aug 5, 2018, 1:00 PM by Kimberly Schoolcraft ]

New BALOO
NEW Basic Adult Leader Orientation

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation - 10/06 & 07/2018

Deadline for Registration: Friday, Sept 28th, 2018

Required training to conduct Pack Overnight Activities, BALOO is for new Cub Scout leaders with a desire to plan and carry out an entry level outdoor experience for the pack. Successful completion of this training will result in an increased level of confidence and a willingness to plan an age-appropriate pack overnighter. Please note this is now an overnight training.

ONLINE REGISTRATION: https://www.gulfstreamcouncil.org/BALOOFall2018

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation is a training event that introduces parents and leaders to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly pack camping.  A BALOO trained leader must be in attendance at each pack overnighter.

For important BALOO information, click here

TRAINING INCLUDES:

- Preparations                  - Health and Safety          -Introduction to Outdoor Skills

- Site Selection                 - Equipment                     - Parent Involvement

- Meal Planning                - Campfire Planning         - Safety Skills

 

Pre-requisites:   Completion of online introductory modules

PLEASE COME PREPARED WITH THE FOLLOWING:

Class A for arrival, Certificate of Online course completion, Tent, Sleeping bag, Camp Chair, Pen, Paper, and all Personal Necessities for the overnighter.

***PLEASE EAT SATURDAY PRIOR TO ARRIVAL, ALL OTHER MEALS WILL BE MADE AT THE SESSION***

This training is required for any adult involved in planning a pack campout.


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