Fall BALOO Training

Date/Time:

Oct 19, 2018 7:00 pm to Oct 20, 2018 5:30 pm

 

Location:

Old Hickory Council
6600 Silas Creek Pkwy
Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Location Phone: (336) 760-2900

 

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

What is BALOO?   (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation)

BALOO is designed for any Cub Leader in charge of Pack camping. Whether you’re an experienced camper or an outdoor novice --- BALOO has something to offer you to help you plan a safe, age-appropriate camping experience for the Cub Scout and their family members, in your pack!

BSA Policy

BALOO training is required for at least one registered Cub Scout leader if your pack goes on a campout.

Cost= $12.00

Registration

Everyone must pre-register online. We will not be accepting “walk-ons”. Please pre-register for this training by October 13th. SEE BELOW FOR REGISTRATION FORM


Schedule for Check-in

7:00 pm (Friday)         Check-in Day 1

8:00 am (Saturday)     Check-in Day 2

5:00 pm (Saturday)     Closing

 

Agenda Topics

  • Health & Safety
  • Cub Scouts & GPS
  • Aquatics
  • Gear Selection
  • Nature & Hiking
  • Campfire Planning
  • Outdoor Ethics
  • Cooking & Sanitation
  • First Aid
  • Practical Knife Safety for Cub Scouts
  • Campsite Selection
  • Duty to God
  • Stoves, Lanterns & Fire Safety
  • Basic Knots for Cub Scouts

 

This training is more than just camping, it includes ideas for outdoor activities, games and ceremonies; information on selecting and using camping equipment; how to run a campfire program; and Cub Scout cooking demonstrations! In short, everything you need to know to make your pack overnighter a fun, successful event!

Click here for a PRINTABLE FLYER.

For more information contact Steven Shafer at sshafer22@hotmail.com or call 336-409-1378.

How to get to "BALOO Prerequisite Training"

How to get to "BALOO Prerequisite Training"