Philmont Training Center

 

Leading New Troops

This conference is intended for Scouters who will providing leadership to new troops and current troop leaders who want to discover the keys to establishing a successful and sustainable unit. Available resources will be explored, and an emphasis will be placed on developing a program for the critical beginnings of a new troop. Scouters will learn best practices related to program planning, troop administration, and recruiting youth and adult leadership. Cub Pack Leaders, especially Webelos Den Leaders, won't want to miss this opportunity. This conference will give you the chance to interact in person with other new leaders from all around the country. Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, Troop Committee Members, including new Member Coordinators, or anyone planning to organize a new troop will find this to be an invaluable experience.

Availability

Week 2: June 16-22
Week 6: July 14-20

 

About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.