scouts-l Mail Archive for February of 2000: OUTDOOR TRAINING - UPDATE
Fri Feb 11 2000 - 20:27:08 CST
Original message -
Our Council is offering "Outdoor Training" that is not SM Fundamentals, but
in addition to. Does anyone else out there have this same type of
training. I talked to the Council DE today and he explained it was to give
Outdoors skills to new leaders. I welcome anything that gets leaders up to
speed, I am however leary of another Fri - Sat & Sun training event that
makes a great excuse for potential leaders to find something else to do.
What say ye?
Last night at our district awards banquet it was announced that the SMF
training for spring was cancelled and that the outdoors skills training
would now require two weekends (fri -sat-sun) in Mar and April. Both
volunteers I had for the one week training cancelled during the dinner.
The 2nd week coupled with our distance from concil camp (we exist at the
end of the food chain, fartherest location from the two closest Councils in
How do I get my dads and potential ASM's up to speed skill wise?