TrainingProgramsTrainer's EDGE

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Trainer's EDGE® Development Conference

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Required training for NYLT and Wood Badge Staffs
The Trainer's EDGE®, replaces the Trainer Development Conference (BSA 500) as the required train-the-trainer course for Wood Badge and NYLT staffs. Only practice can polish skills, and this course is intended to “train the trainer” on behaviors and resources while offering hands-on experience in methods and media.
Pre-course Preparation:  You must prepare a 10-12 minute presentation on a topic from any BSA material. Your presentation should allow you to demonstrate the skills of a trainer.   You will receive constructive feedback on your presentation from the other participants.
Who Should Attend? 
  •   Youth trainers for NYLT, Venturing, Order of the Arrow, and summer camp staff. (Must be at least 14)
  •   Pack Trainers and Den Chiefs, Current or new District trainers in Cub Scouts,
  •   Boy Scouts, Varsity and Venturing
  •   Council trainers for NYLT, Youth Protection, University of Scouting and POW WOW
  •   Commissioners – All Unit, District, ADC and Roundtable
  •   ANYONE in scouting who is interested and wants to learn to communicate ideas better!
When:   Saturday February 6, 2016; 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (check-in starts at 8:30 am)
Where:  Harbor Hospital, 3001 Hanover Street, Baltimore, MD 21230
Cost: $20 – Includes continental breakfast, beverages, lunch and course materials
Need more information?    Have any questions?   
Randy Baldwin, 2016 Conference Director
Phone: 443-789-3566 
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