University of Scouting November 4, 2017
Once again the Allohak Council is pleased to partner with West Virginia University at Parkersburg for the annual educational and advancement opportunity
Saturday, November 4, 2017
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY-PARKERSBURG
November 1– November 4 is $19.
The cost of registration includes lunch and a patch.
The following sessions will be offered based on current confirmations. Please continue to check for updates.
We are actively updating what will be offered as we confirm instructors. If you are interested in participating on the University of Scouting staff, please email Todd Handley at email@example.com.
Online Registration will begin on October 1st and closes Wednesday November 1st.
To Register as a Webelos click here.
To register for Boy Scout Merit Badges click here.
To register for Adult training click here.
Registration/Check-in will open at 7:30am Saturday November 4th in the WVU-P main entrance by the Multipurpose room. The opening for all scouts will begin in the Multipurpose room at 8:45am.
*Scouts will need a smart phone or iPad with iMovie or the Stick Boy app. **Scouts need dressed for outdoors and be prepared for a 3 mile hike. Please download and print the appropriate Adventure Workbooks at, https://meritbadge.org/wiki/index.php/Webelos_Activity_Badge_Worksheets. Scouts can follow along and take notes, as well as the instructors will use these to sign off what was accomplished.
‡ Webelos Adventure Series ‡ Art Explosion--2 hr 9:30 - 11:30 or 1:15 - 3:15 First Responder--2 hr 9:30 - 11:30 or 1:15 - 3:15 Earth Rocks 9:30 - 10:30 or 10:30 - 11:30 Game Design 12:15 - 1:15 or 2:15 - 3:15 Sportsman 1:15 - 2:15 Into the Woods 9:30 - 10:30 or 10:30 - 11:30 Aware and Care 12:15 - 1:15 or 1:15 - 2:15 Movie Making* 9:30 - 11:30 or 1:15 - 3:15 Engineer 9:30 - 11:30 Webelos Walkabout** 12:15 - 3:15
Please download and print the appropriate Merit Badge Workbooks at, https://meritbadge.org/wiki/index.php/Merit_Badge_Worksheets Scouts can use these to complete the prerequisites, for scoutmaster signoffs, and/or to take notes. Instructors will use blue cards to signoff what was accomplished.
‡ Boy Scout Merit Badges ‡ Recommended Tiers : 1 - Any Rank 2 - Second Class or above 3 - First Class or above Session Time Class Size Tier Prerequisites Instructor Comments Citizenship in the Community All Day Open 1 2A, 2B, 3A, 4A, 4B, 7A, 7B, 7C Students should bring their workbook with prerequisites completed. Citizenship in the Nation/American Heritage All Day Open 2 Cit Nation: do two of the following: 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d; do #3 and be prepared to discuss; for requirement 8, bring the name of your U.S. Senator or House of Representatives member; for American Heritage do one of the following: 2a, 2b, 2c, 2d; do 3c; do 4c OR 4e Read the MB Pamphlet. Communications All Day 15 3 do 4, 5 and 7; must have Scoutmaster signature Read the MB Pamphlet. Disabilities Awareness AM Open 1 do 4; read http://www.thearcofwv.org/peoplefirst/ Read the MB Pamphlet. Game Design PM 15 1 do 5a, 5b,5c, and 5d Read the MB Pamphlet. Forestry PM 15 2 None Read the MB Pamphlet. Game Design AM 15 1 do 5a, 5b,5c, and 5d Read the MB Pamphlet. Composite Materials PM 10 2 4A or 4b one project of 5a Read the MB Pamphlet. Welding AM 12 3 None Read the MB Pamphlet, understand the safety requirement and be prepared to discuss 1a Chemistry All Day 15 3 4a, 4b, 4c, 6a, 6b, 6c and 6d Read the MB Pamphlet. Geology AM 30 1 None Read the MB Pamphlet. Woodworking All Day 10 3 Totin' Chit Why Woodn’t you take this Merit Badge? Come prepared to learn about and work on the world’s most fun & useful hobby. Digital Technology AM 30 1 None Read the MB Pamphlet.
‡ Adult Leader Training Sessions ‡ Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Leader-Specific Training 12:15 - 3:15 Den Leader / Webelos Leader Position-Specific Training 10:00 - 11:30 New Member Coordinator 10:00 - 11:30 Pack Committee Challenge-Pack Committee Position-Specific Training 2:00 - 3:30 Disability Awareness in Scouting 10:00 - 11:30 Troop Committee Challenge 10:00 - 11:30 Venturing Advisor Position-Specific Training 12:15 - 3:15 Merit Badge Counselor Orientation 12:15 - 1:45 Cub master and Assistant Cub master Position-Specific Training 12:15 - 1:45 Unit board of review 12:15 - 1:45 Life to Eagle Pitfalls 2:00 - 3:30 FAFSA and WVUP enrollment 8:30 - 9:45 Webelos to Boy Scout Transition 2:00 - 3:30
‡ Commissioner Training Sessions ‡ Commissioner Basics 8:00 - 9:45