Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (OLS)

This is an intensive overnight course for all Boy Scout & Venture Leaders that provides instruction and practice in the outdoor skills that are important in Scouting. OLS is the outdoor training session required to be fully trained as a Troop Assistant or Scoutmaster.  Other training requirements are Youth Protection and Scoutmaster Specifics.


February 21-22, 2015

This course will be held at Loud Thunder on Saturday and Sunday, February 21-22, beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday and concluding at approximately 1:00 p.m. on Sunday.

The cost of the course is $15 and includes all materials and some meals.

This course will cover important skills such as land navigation, cooking, ropes and lashings, and more.

Click here for details and registration information. 

Register online:  http://illowabsa.kintera.org/OLSSpring2015


For additional information contact Scott Johnson at (563) 388-9146 or johnsonscott@johndeere.com or Program Director Robert Sutton at (563) 388-7233.