Training forms the key to success for all youth and adult leaders.

Congratulations to the following
trained Scout Leaders — they received their trained strip thru 12/12/2013

To receive a trained strip, you must be registered in that position and take Youth Protection and the Leader Specific training for your Registered Position.

The Las Vegas Area Council provides training for all areas of program, leadership, and supervision. Regular courses are held at convenient locations in each district.

Volunteers should establish a mandate and mind-set that untrained leadership meeting with young people is unacceptable. — please go directly to this webpage by typing the address into your internet explorer browser. If you bookmark the page, you will be able to get back to it when you need to do additional training. All Cub Scout Leader specific training is now available online with the exception of Webelos overnighter training and Baloo training.

Create your account at Write down your user name and password so you can find them when you need to renew your training. A contact in your email client is a very good place so you do not lose that little piece of paper. If you have forgotten your user name or password, use the “Forgot User Name” or Forgot Password” under the login area of the account sign in page.

Take your specific youth protection training and Leader Specific Training. Print out your certificates and give them to your unit training person, to get to the council office. Make sure your Person ID gets entered into your MyScouting account once you are registered in scouting so all your training records will come directly to Scouting database.

100% Trained Units

This includes the Chartered Organization Rep.

Silverado  Pack 309

Spring Mountain Pack 695

Leader Specific Training for Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters

March 28-29, Deadline to Register March 21


Board of Review

Click Here for a Guideline on how to conduct the various Boards of Review from Tenderfoot rank to Palms.

A Board of Review can also be used to see why a youth is not advancing. Check out this great resource.

2014 National Youth Leader Training

June 9 – 14, 2014

Reservation Form

Online Registration

2014 Wood Badge

Kimball Scout Reservation
May 1-3 and May 15-17

Online Reservation

Paper Registration Form

Youth Protection (Y01) certificate must be attached to all new applications.  You will need the Youth Protection specifically for Venturing (Y02) if you are a leader in the Venturing program or Charter Organization Representative for a Venture Crew. Exploring Youth Protection is Y03.

Click Here to create a new account, or Log on with the user name and password you have created.

All of the  Cub Scout training and most of the Boy Scout training has been moved to the internet where it is readily accessible for all scout leaders.  Included are the Fast Start Training, Youth Protection, and the Safety classes.

Las Vegas Area Council Training Calendar
All training in the Council is now integrated into one combined calendar.  It is also available in a list form.

Fact Sheets
Key information about what you are expected to do in your current position in scouting.