Exploring Advisor-Specific Training
Who should take this training?
New Exploring Post Advisors (and it’s not a bad idea for Associate Advisors, too)
Why should I take this training?
The Advisor is the key adult leader in an Explorer Post and is responsible for training post officers, helping them plan a program of activities, coaching them in their leadership responsibilities, and obtaining adult help and resources as needed through the post committee. You have the opportunity to develop a community in which young people learn to live the values of Exploring: ethical leadership, responsibility for themselves, commitment to others, and enjoying life.
Exploring Advisor Position-Specific Training will give you an introduction to everything you need to know about being an Advisor, from helping the post President and other youth leaders run the program to working with the post Committee. It won’t answer every single question you have, but it’s a great start. And, it’s available online so you can complete it in 10-minute modules during free time.
Exploring Advisor-Specific Training is available online at My.Scouting.org, so you can complete it in 10-minute modules during free time.
When is this training available?
The online version of Exploring Advisor-Specific Training is available anytime through the Training section of My.Scouting.org.
Where is this training offered?
You can take the online version of Exploring Advisor-Specific Training by logging in to My.Scouting.org (if you’ve never visited this site before, you’ll need to click the “create account” button and then follow the instructions; have your BSA membership ID number handy).
What is the cost of this training?
There is no cost to take Exploring Advisor-Specific Training online through My.Scouting.org.
How do I sign up for this training?
You don’t have to register to take the online version of Exploring Advisor-Specific Training through My.Scouting.org; just log in and start taking the class modules.