Tag Archives: leadership training

By Shaun Heaton
Feb 21, 2016

Eagle Scouts Discuss How Scouting Prepared Them for Their Missions

To help us understand March’s theme on Pillar 3 of the Six Pillars of Being Prepared, Shaun Heaton, a long time Scouter and current Scoutmaster in Troop 444, chartered by the Orem Sunset Heights Fourth Ward, collected thoughts from his Eagle Scout sons on the subject. Here are some of their responses: I feel like this ties in a lot with […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Nov 26, 2013

University of Scouting

“A Scout Leader’s Learning Adventure!” Click Register to download the 2014 Course Catalog  University of Scouting is an action-packed, fun-filled day of power learning where you can choose to take up to 7 classes from our ENORMOUS course catalog. EARN A DEGREE in SCOUTING THERE ARE OVER 100 CLASSES TO CHOOSE FROM!! Sessions are led by […]

By Mat Greenfield
Jul 11, 2013

Wood Badge: A Game Changer or Merely Hype?

Attendees often use phrases like ‘inspirational’ and even ‘life-changing’ to describe their Wood Badge experience. But is the week-long leadership training experience all that it’s cracked up to be? Can a week of camping really have the impact proclaimed by its champions? Wood Badge for the 21st Century is the modern iteration of an adult […]