The Long Beach Area Council is committed to offering a wide curriculum of training classes for Scouters to improve their leadership and outdoor skills.

The Council Training Committee presents quality leadership and Scouter training courses. Click on the buttons below to find out more.

Cub Scout Training

Scouts BSA Training

Fall 2019 Classes

Climbing and C.O.P.E. Training

This training is for anyone (16 and older) wishing to become a COPE or Climbing Instructor.

Instructor-in-Training (IIT) must be at least 16 years of age.
Level 1 Instructor , at least 18 Years of age.
Level 2 Instructor , at least 21 Years of age.

Dates – all are mandatory. Must attend all listed below to complete training.

  • Saturday, August 24 at Long Beach Sea Base (Ground School , 8:30AM – 5:30PM)
  • Friday, September 6 at Camp Tahquitz (Check-in , K-Lodge , 6PM – 9PM)
  • Saturday, September 7 at Camp Tahquitz (On site practical)
  • Sunday, September 8 at Camp Tahquitz (Test & Final)

1. Climbing Training

Flyer: Climbing Training

Register for Climbing

Register Online

2. C.O.P.E. Training

Flyer: COPE Training

Register for COPE

Register Online

Leader Specific Training

October 5 – Leader Specific Training: Flyer | RSVP

Sign up for training

Council Training Leadership

Training Chair Vice Chair Advisor
Michael Devine Aimee McCarty
Nathanael Mooberry

District Training Team

Polaris Los Fierros New Frontier Neptune
Scheilla Matus
Joe Lopez
Jessica Salinas Johnny Bradford 

Youth Protection Training 

Completing this training is mandatory for all adults prior to being registered for any position. Available online 24/7

Take YPT Online

What Training Classes Do I Need To Take?

Helpful Note:

All unit leaders and committee chairs can access current unit training records online anytime by logging into