Training

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

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Tuesday, August 11 — 630p YPT Training Youth Protection Training (Zoom) This is the required class that must be taken every two years by all Scout Leaders 18 and up.

Tuesday, August 18 — 6p How to conduct Merit Badge Training in a Virtual Environment (Zoom) For all new and existing MB Counselors. A discussion on what you can do to make a virtual MB training successful fun, and appropriate for the environment.

Tuesday, August 18 — 7p New! Merit Badge Counselor Training (Zoom) For all new and prospective MB Counselors. This is the required class that must be taken in conjunction with your MB Counselor application and orientation

Tuesday, August 25 — 7p New! Scout Leader Specific Training PART 1 (Zoom) This is the required class for all SMs and ASMs to be considered Trained Leaders. NOTE: You must be able to attend both evenings to receive credit on the course

Thursday, August 27 — 7p New! Scout Leader Specific Training PART 2 (Zoom) NOTE: You must be able to attend both evenings to receive credit on the course

Council Training Leadership

Training Chair Vice Chair Advisor
Michael Devine Aimee McCarty
Marc Bonner

Service Team

Joe Lopez
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 my.scouting.org