Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (Itols)  is a fun-filled program of hands-on training  in the  great outdoors; designed to help you master basic camp skills required to teach Tenderfoot to First Class. This course is for Webelos II Den Leaders advancing into Scouts BSA, new Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters, and Venturing Crew Leaders.

Course Content

  • Campsite selection
  • Itols Orientation
  • Flag Ceremonies
  • Knots and Lashings
  • Wood Tools
  • Cooking and Sanitation
  • Building Fires
  • Outdoor Ethics
  • Maps ,GPS , and Compass
  • Packing, Hiking
  • 2 Nature/ weather Hikes
  • Campfire Program
  • Interfaith Worship in Scouting
  • Basic Orienteering with Course making


  • 7pm Fri, May 13 til 1pm Sun, May 15
  • Camp Decorah
  • Cost: $25 (Meals included)

Refund Policy

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.

  • ITOLS 2022
    May 13, 2022 to May 15