Training

Trained leaders provide a quality, fun-filled program for packs, troops, teams, and crews.  When leaders understand Scouting, they are more effective in their roles.

For  a full list of courses that are required for a leader to be considered trained please click here.

Current Training Courses Offered

On-line Training

Training is available over the Internet for many courses.  Click here for portal to the national “MyScouting” website.  You will need to have a “MyScouting” account which is linked to your BSA membership number.  (You will find that on your membership card, on your magazine subscription label, or email us for that number).

Online Trainings Available

Youth Protection Training

Weather Hazards

Fast Start Training (required for tour permits)

Safe Swim Defense

Safety Afloat

This is Scouting

Trek On Safely

Supplemental Training

Silicon Valley Monterey Bay Council also offers supplemental training and advanced adult and youth training throughout the year.  Supplemental training includes:

Training is available in neighboring councils:

Pacific Skyline Council in San Mateo and North Santa Clara Counties:   http://www.pacsky.org/Training

San Francisco Bay Area Council, service center in Pleasanton:  http://www.sfbac.org/training

Mount-Diablo Silverado Council, service center in Walnut Creek:  http://www.bsa-mdsc.org/training

Alameda Council, located on the island of Alameda:  http://www.bsa-alameda.org/

Piedmont Council, which is the City of Piedmont:  http://www.piedmontcouncilbsa.org/

If you have any questions or would like to contact the Training Committee please email training@svmbc.org.