Introduction to Outdoor Leader Training (ITOLS)

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Training (ITOLS)
Registration Begins
2/21/2017 5:20 PM
Last Day To Register
3/7/2017 11:55 PM
Camp Sidney Dew
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Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

  Northwest Georgia Council

ITOLS - Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

Outdoor skills are critical to the success of the Scouting program, and Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (ITOLS) will provide leaders with the basic outdoor skills information needed to start a program right.

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills is the required outdoor training for all Scoutmasters, assistant Scoutmasters, and other adult leaders. The skills taught are based on the outdoor skills found in The Boy Scout Handbook. The course focuses on skills that build confidence and competence in leaders conducting outdoor camping experiences




Course Topics


  • Campsite Selection
  • Ropes - Whipping, Tying, and Lashing
  • Woods Tools
  • Cook Stoves
  • Fire Site Preparation and Building
  • Cooking
  • Outdoor Ethics
  • Plant and Animal Identification
  • Packing and Hiking
  • Map and Compass
  • Campfire Planning
  • Leave No Trace


Course Dates

Camp Sidney Dew
  March 11-12, 2017





Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills


March 11-12, 2017

Camp Sidney Dew


Check in begins on Saturday, 03/11/2017, 8:00 am –8:30 pm

Course will end Sunday, 03/12/2017, 1:00 pm



$30.00 per person. This includes meals throughout the course.


Registration and payment deadline: March 07, 2017.


Who should attend:

Registered leaders who participate with their unit’s outdoor program. Any Scoutmaster or Assistant Scoutmaster who has not yet taken this course.


What to bring:

Tent, Lanterns, Scout Uniform, Activity Clothing, Personal Camping Gear, Warm Clothing, Boy Scout Handbook, Compass, Pencil & Paper



“B E   P R E P A R E D”

To Have Fun!!



If you have any questions about the session, please contact:


Frank Fetzer

Cell: 706-217-9749


$30.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
No refunds will be given unless the event is cancelled.

If you have a question, comment, or suggestion, please e-mail: NWGA Council BSA

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