University of Scouting

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University of Scouting is an annual training event for Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venturing Scouts, district and council leaders and parents. It is an action‐packed, fun‐filled single day of supplemental training where participants choose from many different courses. Sessions are led by experienced volunteers who will help you enhance your ability to deliver a fun and exciting program to the Scouts. This unique day of seminars provides information, techniques, and best practices on how to improve your Scout program. Whether you are new to the program or a veteran of many years, the University of Scouting has something for you.

MID‐WAY ‐ Vendors

Carnegie Museum of Pittsburgh
Carnegie Science Center
Consol Energy Center Events & Group Sales
Fort Necessity
Fort Pitt Museum
PA Trolley Museum
Senator John Heinz History Center
Wilderness Voyagers
The Scout Shop

MID‐WAY ‐ Council Committee’s

COPE / Climbing
Shooting Sports
Commissioner / Unit Service
Order of the Arrow
Training Committee
Program / Activities / Civic Service Committee
Advancement Committee & Advancement Camp
Membership Committee
Twin Arrow
National Youth Leadership Training Info
Wood Badge Info
Powder Horn High Adventure Training Info
Jamboree Contingent
Scouting for Food
Popcorn Sale (please bring samples)
Rookie Camp / Summer Camp

Classes & Training

Cub Scout Leaders Specific
Scoutmaster Specific
Knives and Camp Tools
Unit 1st Aid Preparedness
Merit Badge Counselor Training
Outdoor Ethics
BSA Shooting Sports Program
Special Needs Scouting
Intro to Dutch Oven Cooking
Conducting Boards of Review
All Tied up – Scout Knots
Into to Map and Compass
Cub Scout Crafty
Planning Service Projects
Arrow of Light Transition
Court of Honor with Style
OA Troop Relationships
Life to Eagle for Adults
Intro to Backpacking
Troop Bike Trips
S.T.E.M – Nova Programs
Where to go Hiking
Den Chief Training
CPR / First Aid Certification
Cubs can cook
Boy Scout Camping Essentials
Making your unit financially healthy
Building an effective Pack, Troop or Crew
Whittling Wood – Don’t cut corners
Recycling Crafting
Using the Venturing Advancement Program
Venturing Mentoring
Goal Setting and Time Management for Venturing