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Length of Training Sessions

For online training courses, this listing displays course lengths.


The following table lists the length of time each in-person (classroom) training session typically lasts:


 Course Title Time Needed
This Is Scouting (all leaders) (WA01)
50 minutes
Youth Protection (all leaders) (Y01)
25 minutes
Venturing Youth Protection (Y02)
25 minutes
Exploring Youth Protection (Y03)
25 minutes
Leader Specific Training
Den Leaders and Assistants (C42)
2.5 - 3.0 hours

Cubmasters and Assistants (C40)

2 hours, 40 minutes
Pack Committee Members (C60)
2 hours, 40 minutes
Scoutmasters and ASMs [Classroom] (S24)
4.5 hours
Intro to Outdoor Leader Skills (SM/ASM) (S11)
1.5 - 2.0 days
Venturing Advisors (P21)
3.5 hours
Venturing Crew Committee Members (WS12)
2.5 hours
Supplemental Training
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) (C32)
1 day
Outdoor Webelos Leader Skills (C33)
1.5 days
District Roundtable (monthly meeting) 90 minutes
Weather Hazards Training (WS81) 50 minutes
Fundamentals of Training (D70)
4 hours
Trainer's EDGE (H96)
1 day
Advanced Training
Wood Badge (A90)
Two 3-day weekends
Powder Horn (P50)
One 3-day weekend
Seabadge (P91)
One 3-day weekend