GS 301 B OUTDOOR EDUCATION OVERNIGHT SESSION @ ICIMANI_10/18/19


GS 301 B OUTDOOR EDUCATION OVERNIGHT SESSION @ ICIMANI_10/18/19
Date/Time
Registration Begins
7/23/2019
Last Day To Register
9/21/2019 9:00 AM
Age Requirement
Birthdate cannot be after 10/18/2001
Location
5488 Yellow Mountain Road
Roanoke, VA 24014, US
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TO ATTEND THIS OVERNIGHT COURSE, GS 301a PLANNING MUST BE COMPLETED BY 09/19/19!

 

Before you begin registering for this course, you will need to save a digital copy of your complete #2072 Adult Health History Form to your computer for upload during registration.

You may download a copy here: Health History (2072)

 

 

GS 301b Outdoor Education Overnight Session

 

 GS 301b Outdoor Education Overnight 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, campout, and adventure out which includes: packing gear, platform/tent camping, campfires, menu planning and cooking outdoors over a campfire, portable stove or grill for any daytime or overnight outdoor camping activity.

 

Prerequisites for this course: GS 301a Outdoor Education Planning Session (online or in-person)

Participants are: Adults

Participation Level: Participants may attend as individuals only

 

Dates of Training: 10/18/19 through 10/19/2019 (Friday-Saturday)

Training Start Time: Friday @ 6:00 pm

Training End Time: Saturday @ 6:00 pm

 

Facility: Icimani Adventure Center

Location/Address: 5488 Yellow Mountain Road, Roanoke VA 24014

Meeting Room: Community Program Room and various locations throughout camp.

 

Training Fee: $20.00

 

Health Form: Required for each participant. Uploaded completed 2072 Adult Health History Form here.

 

Registration Opens: 08/01/2019

Registration Closes: 09/19/2019

 

Min/Max: 5/15

 

To be Outdoor Education trained, volunteers must complete the entire GSVSC Outdoor Education course which includes:

  • GS 301a Outdoor Education Planning Session (online or in-person)
  • Virtual 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: (09/19/19)

  • 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 the 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, participants will be divided into patrols (groups) and receive emailed instructions regarding next steps from the lead trainer. These instructions will include directions and links to "virtually" plan a menu with your assigned patrol (group) using Google Docs, as well as the individual homework assignments. 

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.

 

Participant Questions? Contact lead trainer Sandra Dunbar 540-467-3562 or nanny2aph@cox.net

  

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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.