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.

April 8 - 9, 2016

When:    Friday & Saturday, April 8 - 9, 2016 - Check-in is between 5:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Friday, and course concludes at approximately 8:00 p.m. on Saturday
Where:   Camp Loud Thunder
Cost:   $15.00 - includes all materials, a cracker barrel on Friday evening, breakfast, lunch and a Dutch Oven dinner on Saturday - Important: Please eat dinner on Friday night prior to camp arrival.


Required for class admittance: Pre-registration, Health Form (parts A and B), tent, sleeping gear, and personal overnight supplies. Course to provide patrol cooking equipment and food.  Sleeping overnight in a self-pitched tent is a requirement.

Registration for this training is now closed.  Check back for future dates.



If you have questions, please contact Scott Johnson at (563) 388-9146 or scoutsj@hotmail.com.