Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-and-a-half day course that introduces the Cub Scout outdoor program to leaders interested in adding camping to their Pack activities.
It is the Cub Scout leader training required for ANY Cub Scout den or pack OVERNIGHT event. It is suggested to have this training for den and pack outdoor activities as well.
BALOO training is comprised of two components—an online component and a practical, hands-on component(this training). Both components must be completed to qualify as a “TRAINED” Cub Scout outdoor leader.
The online component must be completed prior to this practical component. It contains introductory and basic information that will be built upon during this practical training. Instructions for accessing on-line training
Finally, there will be Fun delivered with enthusiastism!!!
- Health and Safety
- Round-Robin #1
- Cub Scouts and Global Positioning
- Aquatics in the Cub Scout Program
- Gear Selection
- Nature and Hiking
- Campfire Planning
- Round-Robin #2
- Outdoor Ethics
- Cooking and Sanitation
- First Aid
- Knife Safety for Cubs
- Campsite Selection
- Large-Group Games
- Meal Planning
- Duty to God
- Outdoor Ceremonies
- Round-Robin #3
- Stoves, Lanterns, and Fire Safety
- Basic Knots for Cub Scouts
- Program Planning for Cub Scout Campouts
- 8am Sat, May 14 til 11am Sun, May 15
- Camp Decorah
- Cost: $25 (Meals included)
Registration closes May 11
A MINIMUM OF 5 PARTICIPANTS ARE NECESSARY TO RUN THIS COURSE
This course can accommodate 20 participants.
Cancellations accepted up to 7 days before the event with a full refund.
Cancellations after that date are non-refundable unless due to extreme circumstances. All refunds after this date must be requested in writing within one week of the event.
Help for registering events can be found at Tentaroo User Guide.
BALOO 2022 May 14, 2022 to May 15