January 4, 2020

Saint Leo University
33701 State Rd 52
St Leo, FL 33574

Event Cost: $20.00

University of Scouting President: Brian Lehmann
brianrlehmann@gmail.com

Start the New Decade at University of Scouting!

University of Scouting will be on January 4, 2020 at Saint Leo University (33701 State Rd 52, St Leo, FL 33574). Adult Participants will receive five (5) hours of leader training on topics of their choosing from Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturing and Sea Scouts, and General Studies. Many leader-specific training courses will be offered, as well as outstanding supplemental training. See the complete course list below.

Limited training will be available for Scouts BSA and Venturing youth who attend with a registered adult participant.

Visit the midway for information on exceptional training and high adventure opportunities over the upcoming year.

Check-in is at 8:00am and closing ceremonies begin at 3:00pm. Lunch is included with the $20 cost of registration.

Registration will be available through the Greater Tampa Bay Area Council website within the coming week: https://tampabayscouting.org/activities/university-of-scouting.

For additional information contact University of Scouting President Brian Lehmann at brianrlehmann@gmail.com.

University of Scouting is sponsored by the GTBAC Council Training Committee. Participants from GTBAC and other councils are welcome!

Course List

Cub Scout Courses

9:00am-11:00am
Pack Committee Challenge
Pete McKeever
Room: CS 1

9:00am-11:00am
Cubmaster Specific Training
Brian Lehmann
Room: CS 2

9:00am-10:00am
Entertaining Campfires
Rob Miller
Room: CS 3

11:00am-12:00pm
Running Successful Derbies
Greg Saffer
Room: CS 1

11:00am-12:00pm
Cub Scout Awards
Brian Steinbach
Room: CS 2

1:00pm-3:00pm
Den Leader Specific Training
Meaghan Fleetwood
Room: CS 1

1:00pm-3:00pm
Cub Scout Paracord Crafts
Jimmy Keifer
Room: CS 2

1:00pm-2:00pm
Introduction to Outdoor Ethics/Leave No Trace for Cub Scouts
Christopher Ragusa & Tatianna Hicks
Room: CS 3

2:00pm-3:00pm
Teaching Leave No Trace to Cub Scouts: Games, Songs, and Activities
Christopher Ragusa & Tatianna Hicks
Room: CS 3

Scouts BSA Courses

9:00am-11:00am
Troop Committee Challenge
Earl Richardson
Room: SBSA 1

9:00am-11:00am
Scoutmaster Specific Training
Mark Kris
Room: SBSA 2

11:00am-12:00pm
Weaving Your Way Through Those Blue Cards
Jimmy Keifer
Room: SBSA 1

11:00am-12:00pm
Survivor Bracelets For Your Troop
Melissa Short
Room: SBSA 2

1:00pm-3:00pm
Building Better Leaders: Effective Scoutmaster Minutes and Running Your Own ILST
Kellye Williams
Room: SBSA 1

1:00pm-3:00pm
Scouting’s Secret Sauce for 16 and Somethings: When the Unit is Tiresome, Keeping 14-20 Year Olds in Scouting
Tom McMullen
Room: SBSA 2

Venturing & Sea Scouts Courses

9:00am-11:00am
The Great Escape: Planning Your Adventures
Sal Porto
Room: VSS 1

9:00am-10:00am
How to Train Your Leader: A Discussion on Leadership in Older Youth Programs – Venturing, Sea Scouts, Order of the Arrow
Tom McMullen & Adam Bentley
Room: VSS 2

10:00am-11:00am
Bling That Counts: Venturing and Sea Scouting Ranks and Awards
Kellye Williams
VSS 3

10:00am-11:00am
A Roundtable Discussion on Venturing: Q & A – Is Venturing for Me?
Karen Belanger & Adam Bentley
Room: VSS 2

11:00am-12:00pm
CYA With YPT: Co-ed YPT in High Adventure Land and Water Settings
Tom McMullen & Karen Belanger
Room: VSS 1

11:00am-12:00pm
Sail Away: Planning Your Adventures on the Water
Michael McBride & Louis McBride
Room: VSS 2

1:00pm-2:00pm
A Roundtable Discussion on Sea Scouting: Q & A – Is Sea Scouting for Me?
Grace Hiroygen
Room: VSS 1

2:00pm-3:00pm
Council, Area, and National Events for Venturers, Sea Scouts, and Scouts BSA Older Youth (Age 14+)
Karen Belanger & Grace Hiroygen
Room: VSS 1

Youth Studies Courses

9:00am-12:00pm
First Aid for First Aid Tenderfoot/2nd Class/1st Class
Chris Peek
Room: YS 1

9:00am-12:00pm
Disability Awareness Merit Badge
Elizabeth Ward
Room: YS 2

1:00pm-3:00pm
Outdoor Ethics
Mike Giglio
Room: YS 1

1:00pm-3:00pm
Time Management and Goal Setting
Hector Martinez
Room: YS 2

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