Category: For Commissioners

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New Commissioner Checklist

New Commissioners: Welcome to the Commissioner Corps, the oldest service organization inside the World Scouting Movement. History: In 1908, Lord Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting, recruited a group of men who had been identified by the Monarchy as potential leaders in their communities….

Commissioner Manuals / Resources

Source: https://www.scouting.org/commissioners/manuals/ Four important books guide the service of commissioners and their professional staff advisors in the Boy Scouts of America. The current manuals are undergoing a revision. The new format will be in the form of modules or topic chapters. These will be…

Performing Detailed Assessments

Commissioners, Below is a PDF which explains the step-by-step technical process of performing a Detailed Unit Assessment. Nick Badgerow was kind enough to pass this on.

New Youth Protection

Below you will find information about the new Youth Protection Training. All registered leaders must complete this new training by October 1, 2018.  Here are the highlights: There are three modules and a test module in this new training. It will take just over…

Vision and Mission

OUR VISION Unit Service will enable units to better serve more youth by providing an adequate number of trained commissioners who provide a link to District Operating Committee and other resources in support of a quality unit program.  OUR MISSION The mission of Unit…

HOAC Vision Statement

HEART OF AMERICA COUNCIL, BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA COUNCIL COMMISSIONER’S VISION STATEMENT JANUARY 2018 Our primary mission as Commissioners is helping Scout units succeed. Commissioners coach and consult with adult leaders of Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, Venturing Crews, and Exploring Posts. Commissioners…

Why Change YPT?

From the National Committee regarding Youth Protection Training. Over the decades, the Boy Scouts of America has been a leader in developing training and policies designed to keep young people safe. Over time, these policies have become standard with organizations across the nation. Now,…

Unit Update 9/1/18

The following is the September 1, 2018 update for all Unit Leaders in the Shawnee Trails District. Please disseminate widely. Update for All Shawnee Trails Scouters September 1, 2018  Recruiting: Cortland Boles gave an update on recruitment. Shawnee Trails is leading the Council in…

August Commissioner Packet

District Meeting – August 9, 2018, 6:30 PM at Atonement Lutheran Church Commissioner Meeting Packet Agenda: Commissioner Meeting Agenda August 9, 2018  6:30 PM @ Atonement Lutheran Church Joint Commissioner and Committee Meeting from 6:30 – 7:00 7:00 Commissioner Meeting Roll Call High Points –…

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