Camp - Learning

I signed up to be the Encamporee Director for my Service Unit this fall, What workshops are required?
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)​
Required For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Event Planning (3 hours)​ Required Attend this workshop in person​.
Encamporee Planning
(6 hours)​
Required Attend this workshop in person​.
 
I’m going to be leading boating on the waterfront, what classes and steps do I need?
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)​
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Small Craft Safety
(8-10 hours)​
Required for Assistants Attend this workshop in person. You can also receive certification by other recognized agencies. ​
Fundamentals of Canoeing and Small Craft Safety Instructor Certification for Directors (20-25 hours)​ Required for Directors Attend this workshop in person. You can also receive certification by other recognized agencies.
Waterfront Use Guidelines on Girl Scout Properties​ Required​ Click here for the guidelines.​
Skills verification
(2 hours)​
Required​ Contact your Program manager​
Orientation to the waterfront being used
(30 minutes)​
Required​ The camp will host this orientation.​

I’ve been asked to be a lifeguard for swimming at a volunteer-led event.
Girl Scouting 101
(45 minutes)​
Helpful For the link to the online orientation, click here. Enter the password:
aboutGS101​
Waterfront Lifeguarding​ Required You can receive your certification from a recognized agency. Check the swimming Safety Activity Checkpoint for a list.​
Waterfront Use Guidelines on Girl Scout Properties​ Required Click here for the guidelines.
Skills verification
(2 hours)​
Required​ Contact your Program manager​
Orientation to the waterfront being used
(30 minutes)​
Required​ The camp will host this orientation.​

I’m confused!   We want to take my girls to camp, but I don’t know what to do first.  For more information, click on the course title link in the left column, or visit the Troop Learning page.
Day Trip Planning Required for activity and pre-requisite. Attend in person OR complete the  online workshop 
Indoor Overnight
(about 2-3 hours)​
Required for activity (great to take 3 months before overnight) Request the independent learning packet.
Outdoor Overnight
(16 hrs of coursework +10 overnight hrs)​
Required for activity (great to take 3 months before overnight) Attend in person or participate in the equivalency process.
Build your Outdoor Skills
(6 hours)​
Helpful​ Attend in person
Wilderness and Remote First Aid (16 hrs)​ Required for activity Click here to view certification workshops. You can also receive your certification from other recognized agencies.​


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