Venturing Leader Training

To be qualified to receive and wear the “Trained” strip as a Venturing Leader you must participate in Fast Start Training (online), This is Scouting (online) and Venturing Leader Specific Training (classroom only).

Fast Start Training: The initial training for all leaders in all programs. It is a quick job description with basic tips to manage until training is available. This training is available online or through your district. Take Fast Start Training Online now!

Youth Protection Training: This training increases awareness in youth protection issues, reviews all of the BSA youth protection policies and is required for all of the Leader training awards. Youth Protection Training is required for all registered leaders participating in any nationally conducted event or activity and is recommended for anyone working directly with the youth. Youth Protection training is available online or through your district. Time to complete varies. Youth Protection Training Online