National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)
2018 Course Brochure
July 8 - 14, 2018
ARE YOU UP TO THE CHALLENGE OF LEADERSHIP?
Can you give me an overview of the course?
This course is designed to model a month in the life of a youth-lead troop – three troop meetings (one each day for the first three days), all leading up to a big outdoor experience (an overnight outpost camp). The course uses the patrol method and presents a model troop, Patrol Leader Council and patrol meetings. Participants must be at least 13 years old, First Class [for scouts] and have the approval of their Scoutmaster or Venture Crew Adviser.
What are the skills being taught?
- Communicating Well (Effective Communications)
- Finding Your Vision (Team and Personal Vision)
- Setting Your Goals
- Preparing Your Plans
- Forming Your Team
- Problem Solving
- Leading EDGE
- Teaching EDGE
- Resolving Conflicts
- Making Ethical Decisions
- Leading Yourself
- Valuing People