Commissioner Training Opportunities

Basic Unit Commissioner Training

Cost: Free
Date: Saturday, March 25, 2017
Time:  8:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location: Maytag Scout Center, 6123 Scout Trail, Des Moines, IA 50321

This training is for all Unit Commissioners who have not had training, a refresher for those who would like to learn more about some of the new concepts in Unit service, and for those who may be interested in serving Units. You will learn what a Commissioner is, what they do, and how they do it. 

Objectives for this course include:

  • Understanding the four objectives of unit service
  • Understanding the four-function concept of council and district operations
  • Understanding the commissioner's role in supporting units
  • Understanding the primary tools available to commissioners

The course will also include:

  • The Unit Performance Guide Methodology
  • The Unit Key 3
  • The Unit Service Plan
  • Commissioner Tools

To register, click the REGISTER TODAY button located at the bottom of this page.

Unit Service Conference

Cost: $15 (covers lunch and conference supplies)
Date: October 28, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

The Commissioner Conference offers valuable information and fellowship for all present and future Commissioners. The gathering of all Commissioners Council-wide will strengthen the entire Scouting program. We look forward to seeing you there!


To register, you will need to have an Individual/Family account in our new system, Tentaroo. When you Create a New Account, select Individual / Family from the Account Type dropdown then enter your information.

  • Basic Unit Commissioner Training Spring 2017
    March 25, 2017