BALOO Training

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 8:00 am-1:00 pm (lunch included)
Fred Maytag II Scout Center at 6123 Scout Trail Des Moines, IA 50321
$10 to partially cover food and materials (please register below so we can prepare accurately, thank you)

Why: This is required training by BSA to ensure safety, quality program and knowledge and implementation of BSA policies/procedures.

What to Bring: Pen/pencil & paper, Class A uniform (if you have it), mess kit, hot/cold beverage container & camp chair. We intend to spend some time outside cooking and setting up a model campsite.

What is Provided: Morning - piece of fruit, roll, coffee, water, tea Noon- foil pack lunch & Dutch oven dessert

What you will learn:

  • The focus of Cub Scout Outdoor Program
  • Explore skills needed to plan and carry out a successful Cub Scout-level overnight activity, such as Health & Safety, Cooking, Campfire, Planning the trip, program & equipment needed & how to implement and follow Guide to Safe Scouting guidelines and principles and What is a Tour Permit anyway?
  • Learn more about the resources available from the BSA for carrying out this activity
  • Most importantly - How to make sure your event is fun for everyone - including the adults!

Download the flyer below for more details.

Registration ends March 24, 2017

  • Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)
    March 25, 2017

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