RE: Adult Training during a Camporee Good or Bad?
- While we haven't done training at Camporees at this point, for the past
4 years I have scheduled Scoutmaster Training at our 2 "Merit Badge
Workshops" each year. In September we do the SM/ASM Position Specific
and schedule and IOLS with in 2 weekends. Then in February we do the
Position Specific on 2 Thursday nights and IOLS at the Merit Badge
Workshop. Some folks get it all done with in a couple of weeks, but some
folks wait until the next workshop to finish up. It has made it easier
to get folks trainer especially the Assistant Scoutmasters. We also
draw our staff from trained folks who are attending who do not "teach" a
There has been a suggestion that we add Venturing Leader training to the
Council Venturing event each year so the Advisors have something to do
that day while the Crews are out doing Venturing things.
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> Date: Wed, 03 Mar 2004 19:11:33 -0000
> From: "Johnnie Wimpee" <crew37malabar@...>
>Subject: Adult Training during a Camporee Good or Bad?
>I'm the 2005 Spring Camporee Chairman for the Manatee district. I
>ahve often thought the district could accomplish some adult training
>while the scouts are busy with the camporee activities.
>Has anyone had success with offering adult training as part of the
>camporee? What training class were offered?
>Thanks for any ideas
>CFC Manate District