GS 301B Outdoor Education Overnight Session @ Sacajawea_05/4/19 - 5/5/19


GS 301B Outdoor Education Overnight Session @ Sacajawea_05/4/19 - 5/5/19
Date/Time
Registration Begins
1/21/2019
Last Day To Register
4/7/2019 1:00 PM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 5/4/2001
Location
2124 Fox Hill Road
Lynchburg, VA 24503, US
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TO ATTEND THIS OVERNIGHT COURSE, GS 301A PLANNING MUST BE COMPLETED BY 04/06/19!

 

 

GS 301b Outdoor Education Overnight Session

 

 GS 301B Outdoor Education Planning Session is part B of the GSVSC Outdoor Education course. Using Girl Scout methods, the GSVSC Outdoor Education course teaches volunteers how to progress their troop’s or group’s activities into the outdoors, develop skills to be used and taught to girls, and ensure a positive, fun, and safe outdoor experience. Both GS 301A and GS 301B trainings are required before troops or groups cook outdoors, camp out, and adventure out which includes: packing gear, platform/tent camping, campfires, menu planning and cooking meals outdoors over a campfire, portable stove or grill for any daytime or overnight outdoor camping activity.

 

Participants are: Adults

Participation Level: Participants may attend as individuals only

 

Dates of Training: 5/4/19 through 5/5/19 (Saturday-Sunday)

Training Start Time: Saturday 10: 00 am

Training End Time: Sunday 12:00 noon

 

Location: Camp Sacajawea Program Center

Address: (Camp Sac) 2124 Fox Hill Road, Lynchburg VA 24503

Meeting Room: Troop House

 

Training Fee: $20.00

 

Health Form: Completed during registration

 

Registration Opens: 01/21/2019

Registration Closes: 04/06/19

 

Min/Max: 6/25

 

To be Outdoor Education trained, volunteers must complete the entire GSVSC Outdoor Education course to include:

  • GS 301A Outdoor Education Planning Session (online or in-person)
  • Online "group" meal planning assignment using Google Docs (by email invitation from lead trainer)
  • Homework assignments provided by lead trainer (complete and return to your lead trainer via email)
  • GS 301B Outdoor Education Overnight Session weekend camping trip

It is very important every participant completes GS 301A Planning Session online or in person by the registration close date for this training: (04/06/19)

  • Both GS 301A and GS 301B must be taken in the same training season (fall or spring)
  • Attendance for the entire GS 301B weekend overnight session is required
  • If the maximum is reached for the overnight session, we will register only two adults per troop for the course

After the registration close date of this GS 301B Overnight Session training, council will confirm all participants completed the prerequisite GS 301A Planning Session online or in person. Once confirmation has been received, each participant will be divided into patrols and receive emailed instructions regarding next steps from the lead trainer. These instructions will include patrol and homework assignments as well as link to the online group meal planning Google Doc.

What to Expect/Bring: Click here for additional information regarding GS 301B Outdoor Education Overnight Session expectations, resources, assignments, packing list, and needed equipment.

Benefit to You: This training provides the opportunity for volunteers to plan and experience camping at a council program center before camping with girls.

 

‚ÄčParticipant Questions? Contact lead trainer: Ann C. Miller, 540-586-0770, acmiller4@gmail.com

 

  

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Cost
$20.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
P13 Program Refund Policy: Requested refunds are up to the discretion of the council (GSVSC staff) based on individual circumstances. Refunds will not be issued less than 30 days prior to the date of the program, event, camp or training, and will not include any processing fees or unrecoverable program expenses incurred by the organizer(s). Refunds will not be issued for fewer than $5; after applicable refund processing fees. Trips will have their own individual refund policies.