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Leadership Essentials

Tue Nov 13, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Volunteer Training
New Orleans

For all volunteer positions working directly with girls. This session will give adult volunteers who work directly with girls the tools to: explain practices to help manage a group of girls while providing a safe experience; understand the Promise and the Law; lay out a typical meeting; describe the importance of all of the components of the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and utilize Journeys and The Girl’s Guide to Girl Scouting in all aspects of girl led, learning by doing, and cooperative learning. You will learn more ideas for helping girls plan and make decisions, tips for customizing journeys and badges to meet your girl’s Interest, plus fun ways for girls to reflect on their Girl Scout experiences. Prerequisites:

1) Completion of GSUSA’s Girl Scouting 101 Online introduction to Girl Scouting.
2) Volunteer Orientation (face-to-face orientation with a volunteer (Coach or Service Unit Administrator) or staff member (Troop Support Specialist), focusing on getting your new troop started. This session is scheduled by the volunteer or staff member once your registration and background check are completed. If you need orientation and have not been contacted, contact Customer Care at 1-800-644-7571 or use the Contact button on the top of the website. After completing this session, volunteers may begin meeting with girls.).

Bring: Volunteer Essentials and any one (of the three) Journey Adult Guide and The Girl's Guide to Girl Scouting for your age level.
Fee: $10 which includes 1 Journey set of your choice upon completion of the course.
Capacity: Minimum 5/Maximum 24

Course No: LE9405
Registration Opens: Now Deadline: November 7, 2018
Staff Contact: Customer Care at