Volunteer Development & Training
As a volunteer with Scouts Canada, you are required to complete basic mandatory training in order to become active and compliant. The following training is required upon registering as a volunteer;
The Next Step - Wood Badge 1
Before you can count yourself as part of the ratio and within the first year of being a volunteer, you are also required to complete the full Wood Badge Part I (Milestone WB - MS1) for your role.
Section and Support Scouters Require - Wood Badge 1 for The Canadian Path
Group Committee Members Require - Wood Badge 1 for Group Committee
Group Commissioners Require - Wood Badge 1 for Group Commissioners
All mandatory training is available online through E-learning on the David Huestis Learning Centre, accessible through your myscouts.ca account.
Current Additional Training Available
- Woodbadge Part 1
- Woodbadge Part 2
- Youth Training Courses
- Scouters Conferences
- Speciality Courses
- Self-Directed Learning
- Courses offered by other Councils