Venturing Leaders

Every Great Muskogee Scout Deserves a Trained Leader!

Training sign-up or questions?
Contact Frank Ross Training Chairman for Great Muskogee District at
(904) 805-2040 or

To be considered fully trained for your position, you need to attend the following:

Venturing Advisors/Committee Members = Youth Protection (Venturing Version) + Fast Venturing Leader Specific Training

Youth Protection
On-line course for all adults
Required for any adult working with our youth
Provides adult leaders and interested parents with youth protection guidelines as outlined by the BSA.
This training supplies information to help ensure a safe and secure environment for the youth of our program through protection guidelines that are outlined by the BSA.
This training supplies information on the basics of recognizing and reporting abuse.
This program helps protect our youth and YOU, as their leader, by supplying the facts!

Fast Start
On-line course for all leaders
Provides information to aid new leaders in planning and conducting their first meetings
Should be completed immediately after accepting a new position

This Is Scouting
On-line course for all leaders
Pre-requisite for all BSA adult basic training

Venturing Leader Specific Training
For new crew Chartered Organization Personnel, Crew Advisors, Associate Advisors, Crew Committee Members, Commissioners, and other adults involved with venturing.

This five-part training is designed to introduce adult Venturing Crew leaders to the basic information needed to successfully operate a Crew. The five parts are:

Here’s Venturing
Understanding and Protecting Youth
Leadership and Organization
Awards and Recognition
Resources and Program Planning

Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews
The purpose of the Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews course is to teach crew members with leadership positions about their new roles and how to most effectively reach success in that role. It is intended to help Venturers in leadership positions within their crew understand their responsibilities and to equip them with organizational and leadership skills to fulfill those responsibilities. Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews is the first course in the series of leadership training offered to Venturers and is a replacement for the Venturing Leadership Skills Course.