UPDATE: Arrowhead District communication confirmed that everyone must update Youth Protection by October 1, 2018. (See attached image). I am still recommending that our troop complete the training by June 1st.
Blackfoot is an enhanced training course that combines Scoutmaster/Troop Leader Fundamentals and Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills. Thousands of Boy Scout Leaders graduated from Blackfoot during its 38 year history.
Scouts are regularly engaging in training and education to earn merit badges and to solidify their leadership skills. Training for adult leaders is just as important! Not only for safety and compliance, but to also learn more about the scouting program, gain a deep understanding of the mission, and to hone leadership skills. Here are several opportunities scout leaders and committee members may find interesting and helpful:
On Dec 10th we went to EnterTRAINment Junction in Cincinnati. There was a patrol compettion which ever patrol found the most objects in there scavenger hunt won! they also had a fun house area where you could go through a mirrior maze or a black hole the owner let us go behind the scenes well actually in the scences! we got to got into the coney island area and see all the electronics and how everything worked at the end I think everyone had a great time.