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Training for Trainers

Date:
Fri Nov 08, 6:30 PM - Sat Nov 09, 5:00 PM
Location:
Camp Sacajawea, Lynchburg (Gay Lodge) Map
Category:
Volunteer Girl Training
Level:
Volunteer, Adults
 

Have you recently enjoyed a Girl Scout training? As a volunteer organization, we are always in need of trainers to help provide the most accurate information to our leaders, volunteers and older girls. If you love Girl Scouting, this is a great way to volunteer. This course is the first step in preparing you to facilitate trainings for volunteers and girls council-wide.

This course is designed to help you:

  • IDENTIFY ADULT LEARNER NEEDS AND LEARNING STYLES 
  • IDENTIFY EFFECTIVE TRAINING METHODS AND TECHNIQUES
  • IDENTIFY EFFECTIVE FACILITATION SKILLS 
  • IDENTIFY GSVSC COUNCIL TRAINER PROCEDURES & PROGRESSION

Participants may attend as individuals.

Fee: FREE
Min/Max: 5/15 (check here to find how many openings are available now)
Registration Opens: May 13, 2019
Registration Closes: October 24, 2019

Training Dates
This is a two-day course! You must attend both dates to be accredited. Plan to arrive by 6:30 PM on Friday, November 8. This course begins Friday promptly at 7 PM. The Saturday session will begin promptly at 8:15 AM and end no later than 5 PM.

  • Day 1: Friday, November 8, 6:30-10 PM
  • Day 2: Saturday, November 9, 8:15 AM - 5 PM

Bring

  • Dinner for the Friday evening session or eat before you arrive
  • Cushion, pillow or a comfortable camp chair, if needed
  • Sleeping bag or blankets, pillow, toiletries for overnight stay
  • Bug spray
  • Clothing layers so that you can help regulate your own temperature during the session
  • Your preference in drink and snacks of choice. Bring a coffee mug/a water bottle container. We will have water or coffee available.
  • Flashlight or headlamp
  • Pen or pencil 

Provided

  • Breakfast & Lunch: we will provide a continental breakfast and lunch on Saturday. 
  • Lodging: participants that have requested overnight lodging will be sleeping in Bunkhouse 1 and 2 at Camp Sacajawea.

Complete your Trainer Needs Assessment (#3072) & Health History (#2072) and then upload these documents by October 24 to the Training for Trainers forms submission box here

Questions: info@gsvsc.org or 540-777-5100

Note: if this is your first time registering in the Doubleknot system, then you will need to CREATE A NEW PROFILE.