Northern Light District- BALOO Training

Northern Light District- BALOO Training
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12 West Shore Park Road
Kingston, NH 03848, US
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Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation

October 19 – 20, 2019

Nature Pavilion

Lone Tree Scout Reservation

(Please report at 8:00 am for check-in) BALOO Training is a day of fun and learning which will help pack leaders plan and carry out a quality "entry-level" outdoor experience for the Cub Scouts and their families. Participants will better understand the laws of the BSA and camp programming while acquiring the skills and confidence to host a successful campout by increasing their knowledge of available resources and the use national and local council standards as guidelines.


· Preparations for camping with Cub Scouts

· Site Selection

· Parent Involvement

· Health and Safety

· Equipment

· Feeding

· Introduction to Outdoor Skills

This Training is required for any adult who is in charge of planning and leading a pack campout. Any pack wishing to camp, must have at least one BALOO certified adult onsite for the campout.

Complete the 8 prerequisites before attending: @ > Baloo Prerequisites Completing the BALOO prerequisite sections (8 courses) will create a BALOO trained certificate. Print it and bring it to the Course Director.

1. BALOO Introduction

2. Introduction to Cub Scout Outdoor Program

3. Benefits of the Outdoor Program

4. Planning Your Cub Scout Outdoor Event

5. Program Planning for your Event

6. Health and Safety Considerations

7. The 12 Elements of the Cub Scout Outdoor Program

8. BALOO Course Summary Also, complete Weather Hazards to be fully trained at under Program Safety.

What to bring: A GOOD ATTITUDE, HEALTHY APPETITE & your UNIFORM Water bottle, sunscreen, hat, and a nametag, clipboard and notepaper plus pen or pencil, Camping gear

Why: TO HAVE FUN, of course, but also to ensure that your Pack has at l


The fee is $25 per person and covers all materials and meals. This course is brought to you by the Northern Light District Training Team.


For more info contact Charles Bruderer, Greg Korzeb , or Paul Taylor at .

$25.00 per Participant

The Spirit of Adventure Council, Boy Scout of America