Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (OLS)

This is an intensive overnight course for all Boy Scout & Venture Leaders that provides instruction and practice in the outdoor skills that are important in Scouting. OLS is the outdoor training session required to be fully trained as a Troop Assistant or Scoutmaster.  Other training requirements are Youth Protection and Scoutmaster Specifics.


September 11-12, 2015

This course will be held at Loud Thunder on Friday through Saturday, September 11-12, beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Friday and concluding at approximately 8:00 p.m. on Saturday.

The cost of the course is $15 and includes all materials and some meals.

This course will cover important skills such as land navigation, cooking, ropes and lashings, and more.

Click for details, or register online: http://illowabsa.kintera.org/OLSFall2015 

For additional information contact Scott Johnson at (563) 388-9146 or johnsonscott@johndeere.com or Program Director Robert Sutton at (563) 388-7233.