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Re: [Scouter_T] BALOO Training

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  • Wendell Brown
    ... Some councils choose to offer both courses at the same time / location and share instructors. The courses are still totally (or mostly) separate but the
    Message 1 of 97 , Aug 6, 2003
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      On Wed, 6 Aug 2003 04:51:18 -0700 (PDT), Kevin Pate wrote:

      >Putting BALOO and Webelos Outdoor Training together
      >makes about as much sense to me as putting Tiger
      >Leader and Webelos Leader Position Specific training
      >together. Yeah, part of it's the same or near on the
      >same, but a lot of it ain't.

      Some councils choose to offer both courses at the same time / location
      and share instructors. The courses are still totally (or mostly)
      separate but the training folk only have to deal with getting the stuff
      set up once. Now, don't get me wrong, I think that this is generally
      less than optimal - offering two Cub Scout adult trainings at the same
      time is pretty much guaranteed to generate conflicts ("But... I want to
      take both."). Our council has offered "Introduction To Outdoor Leader
      Skills" (a Boy Scout Leader course) and BALOO at the same time
      (Saturday only for BALOO) and we had people who were disappointed that
      they couldn't take both courses.

      Wendell Brown - Scouting The Net - <http://www.ScoutingTheNet.com/>
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      Message 97 of 97 , Mar 1 8:08 AM
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