Univ of Scouting – Saturday, October 26 – Great for New AND Experienced Leaders!

Are you a New Leader, looking for information on how to run your first meeting or event? Maybe you’re already a Leader, but moved to a new role and are looking for tips and tricks? Or you’re an Experienced Leader, but want to learn something new to help your Scouts be successful?

University of Scouting has you covered! The University of Scouting is a fun-filled, hands-on opportunity to network and learn with over 500 Scouters. This one-day supplemental training event was created for all Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, Venturing, and Sea Scout leaders, and Scouts BSA, Venturing, or Sea Scout youth regardless of experience. The University of Scouting takes place on a Saturday in April and October. Be the best leader you can be – attend the next University of Scouting!


Choose from over 100 courses with an emphasis on programs, skills, and resources to deliver high quality opportunities to the Scouting youth. New leader and position specific training is offered, making this a great way to get all your leaders trained. A vendor midway offers lots of exciting program resources, materials, and ideas for you to browse. The Scout Shop will also have a store open at the event.

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  • New Adult Leaders who need to take position specific training.
  • Position Trained Adult Leaders who want to improve their Scouting knowledge and skills.
  • Scouts BSA and Venturing Youth who want to improve their Scouting and Leadership Skills.


COURSES OFFERED:  Check out over 120 great courses offered this year using the  Course CatalogSome Highlighted courses include:

  • Tools to Plan a (Tiger/Wolf/Bear) Year Full of Fun
  • Science Experiments for Cub Scouts
  • Leave No Trace Activities for Packs and Dens
  • Den Chiefs – Why They are Important – JOINT w/Cub College
  • Patrol Method – A Youth Run Troop
  • Planning High Adventure Trips JOINT ADULT/YOUTH **
  • Patrol Method – Challenges in Implementing
  • WHAT were you THINKING”: Decision Making and Scouts
  • Cooking Secrets for Camping
  • Extreme Volunteer Recruiting 2.0 – Updated!


  • Choose from over 120 courses in the Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, Venturing, Unit and District Operations (New College), General, and Youth Leadership Colleges.
  • Midway with lots of info to improve your Scouting program.
  • Scout Shop

WHERE:  St Paul College, St Paul, MN. PARKING IS FREE for this event!

WHEN:  Saturday, October 26, 2019

  • Check in opens at 7:30 AM
  • Opening Ceremony starts at 8:15 AM
  • First Class Period starts at 9:00 AM
  • Last Class Period ends at 3:50 PM
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