Cub Scout & Boy Scout Leader Training

Cub Scout & Boy Scout Leader Training

*  Saturday, September 16th, 2017
   Saturday, October 14th, 2017
** Saturday, October 28th, 2017
   Saturday, December 2nd, 2017

- You only need to attend one session to be a Trained Cub Scout Leader -

8:00 AM Check-in; Leader Training starts at 8:30 AM, Cub Scout Leader Training and BALOO Training will run till approx. 3:30 PM. Cub Scout Leader Training will have a one hour break for lunch on your own. Boy Scout Leader Training will run till approx 12:30 PM.

Maytag Scout Center
6123 Scout Trail
Des Moines, IA 50321

This training will consist of the online training video series but conducted in a group setting with frequent group discussions amongst the participants and session facilitators. This will provide opportunities for questions and input. BALOO Training will consist of the online training video series in the morning and hands on in the afternoon.

Upon completion of Cub Scout Leader Training you will be trained in all positions listed: Cubmaster & Assistant Cubmaster, Den Leader & Assistant Den Leader (Tiger, Wolf, Bear, & Webelos), Committee Chair & Pack Committee.

Upon completion of Boy Scout Leader Training you will only be trained in the "Indoor" requirement for Scoutmaster & Assistant Scoutmaster: Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) will still need to be completed. Troop Committee Chair & Troop Committee are NOT required to take IOLS to be considered Trained.

Thanks to your "Friends of Scouting" donations this Leader Training is provided free.

   Cub Scout Leader Training will be offered all four sessions.

Boy Scout Leader Training will be offered September 16th session only.

** BALOO Training will be offered October 28th session only.
          (lunch is included. Cost $10)

You must be a registered leader with current Youth Protection Training to receive credit for the training. Registration is due the Thursday before each session, sessions without sufficent registration may be cancelled. Walk-ins are welcome but not encouraged.

Questions? Call Todd Eipperle 515-250-5539 or

  • Sept 16 2017 Cub Scout/Boy Scout Leader Training
    September 16, 2017

  • Oct 14 2017 Cub Scout Leader Training
    October 14, 2017

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  • Oct 28 2017 Cub Leader & Optional BALOO Training
    October 28, 2017

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  • Dec 2 2017 Cub Scout Leader Training
    December 02, 2017

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