Training Events

All scheduled training events are listed below. Click on any event for full course information.

Chainsaw Safety Training

Event Start:  Sat Nov 11, 2017 8:00 AM
Event End: Fri Dec 28, 2018 4:00 AM
Location: NSC Camps, St Paul, MN
Details: Northern Star Council is offering Chainsaw Safety Training on several dates, different camp locations. Chainsaw training is required if you are planning to operate a chainsaw on Northern Star Council camp properties. Events such as Conclaves and Alumni Work Weekends benefit from trained volunteers. Cutting is always done at the discretion of the Camp Ranger and/or council staff. LOCATIONS AND DATES: https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-chainsawtrng20172018 Kiwanis Scout Camp: November 11, 2017 Phillippo Scout Camp: April 21, 2018 Stearns Scout Camp: September 22, 2018
Host: Camp Rangers

Combined BB Gun & Archery Rangemaster Training

Event Start:  Mon Jan 15, 2018 8:00 AM
Event End: Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:00 AM
Location: Council Camps, St. Paul, MN
Details: Through some very dedicated volunteers the council is offering opportunities for BB Gun and/or Archery Rangemaster trainings. These trainings will allow unit leaders to run their own ranges at our council camps. Find an adult from your Pack/Troop/Crew to attend one of these trainings so you are ready to offer BB Gun and Archery for your unit youth. Certification is for 2 years. For dates and locations click here: https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-bbarcheryrangemastertraining2018
Host: Shooting Sports Committee

GRD Super Training Event

Event Start:  Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:00 PM
Event End: Tue Nov 20, 2018 9:00 PM
Location: Guardian Angels, Oakdale, MN
Details: We know that scout and scouter's experiences in scouting is only as good as the training each receives. Please join us to make your unit even stronger! Most Cub & Boy level adult leader sessions will be available as well as Den Leader Training for boys and their leaders. PLEASE NOTE: sessions will take place one or both days - see the flier for a complete list with times/dates for each session. New this session is a LEAVE NO TRACE AWARENESS 101 course for your leaders (both adults and scouts)on NOVEMBER 17th. If you have any questions, please contact De Granstrom at 651-485-4796 or granstrom@q.com. Register at: https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-grsupertrainingday
Host: Great Rivers District

Wilderness First Aid & CPR/AED

Event Start:  Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:00 AM
Event End: Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:30 PM
Location: Immanuel Lutheran church, Eden Prairie, MN
Details: 

Red Cross CPR/AED and Wilderness and Remote First Aid (WRFA) - training required for 2 members of each Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base, and Summit crew, and highly recommended for unit backcountry camping. Successful participation results in 2-year Red Cross certifications. $124 for all three CPR, AED, and WRFA.

Youth participants must bring proof that age is over 14 years.
See details and sign up online at: http://activesrc.com/arc_classes.php

Host: Mustang District

Wilderness First Aid & CPR/AED

Event Start:  Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:00 AM
Event End: Sun Dec 2, 2018 8:30 PM
Location: Immanuel Lutheran church, Eden Prairie, MN
Details: 

Red Cross CPR/AED and Wilderness and Remote First Aid (WRFA) - training required for 2 members of each Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base, and Summit crew, and highly recommended for unit backcountry camping. Successful participation results in 2-year Red Cross certifications. $124 for all three CPR, AED, and WRFA.

Youth participants must bring proof that age is over 14 years.
See details and sign up online at: http://activesrc.com/arc_classes.php

Host: Mustang District

Northwest District All Training Day

Event Start:  Sat Dec 15, 2018 7:30 AM
Event End: Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:00 PM
Location: St. Odilia Catholic Church , Shoreview, MN
Details: 

Registration starts 7:30 am
Leader Specific Training Starts at 8:00 am
-Cub Scout Leader
-SM/ASM Leader Specific
-Venture Leader Specific

Break 11:00-12:00 Participants who are staying for the afternoon session can leave for lunch

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills Training starts at 12 noon thru 8:00pm

Cost is 2.00 for Leader Specific, 5.00 for Outdoor Leader Skills
Coffee and Water will be provided.

Any questions please call Dina Boie-Northwest District Supplemental Training Chair @952.454.8409 or dinaboie@hotmail.com. Or Lee Steffens-Northwest Training Chair @ 612.845.4803 or lsteffens5670@gmail.com 

https://www.scoutingevent.com/250-nwalltrainingdayfall2018


Host: Northwest District

Wilderness First Aid & CPR/AED

Event Start:  Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:00 AM
Event End: Sun Jan 6, 2019 8:30 PM
Location: Immanuel Lutheran church, Eden Prairie, MN
Details: 

Red Cross CPR/AED and Wilderness and Remote First Aid (WRFA) - training required for 2 members of each Philmont, Northern Tier, Sea Base, and Summit crew, and highly recommended for unit backcountry camping. Successful participation results in 2-year Red Cross certifications. $124 for all three CPR, AED, and WRFA.

Youth participants must bring proof that age is over 14 years.
See details and sign up online at: http://activesrc.com/arc_classes.php

Host: Mustang District