Training

NRA Pistol Course

Posted by on September 16, 2014 at 3:10 pm

For those who live toward the Southern part of our district, you may be interested in the NEIC’s NRA Pistol Instructor Training. This two day course will be offered September 20th and 27th for BSA Adult Leaders. It will be held in Mundelein, IL and Bristol Range in Bristol, WI. This is a great opportunity […]

Tim Bartelson receives the AFL-CIO George Meany Award

Posted by on September 10, 2014 at 5:45 pm

Mr. Tim Bartelson, Scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 336 in Burlington, WI, received the George Meany Award from the Boy Scouts of America and the American Federation of Labor-Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO). The Award was presented at a Court of Honor ceremony at Waller Elementary School in Burlington, WI on Monday, September 8, 2014. […]

Fall NYLT Openings

Posted by on July 22, 2014 at 6:32 pm

NYLT, or National Youth Leadership Training, is one of the best programs that we can put our young leaders through. Through the course Scouts are taught many skills that help them better enable other Scouts to perform well in your units. In other words, it’s not just the Scout who attends that wins. Because of […]

Commissioner Spring Conference

Posted by on April 24, 2014 at 2:33 pm

Tuesday April 29 is our Council wide Commissioner Spring Conference. It will be held in the St. Joseph Room of Wheaton Franciscan Hospital in Franklin. Normally there is a break out session for Roundtable Commissioners but this time all Commissioners will be in the same room. There are some new and exciting additions coming down […]

How long does training last?

Posted by on April 24, 2014 at 1:56 pm

A friend recently asked a great question – one that I had to dig around to get the answers for. Going into our prime camping season, it’s a great time to review your own training records and make sure everything is up to date! Some classes “expire” while others do not. A lot depends on […]