Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 7:00 pm

Council Service & Training Center

All newly approved or veteran Merit Badge Counselors, Scout leaders and anyone else who is involved with the Merit badge Process are invited to attend a FREE short Merit Badge Counselor training session sponsored by the Council Advancement Committee on the Merit Badge counseling process.  

 In Addition to presenting a comprehensive overview of the entire MB program, this session will focus on the responsibilities of a MB counselor.



Saturday, Sept 19, 2015

Camp Acahela



The Northeastern Pennsylvania Council invites you to participate in BALOO (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation) at Camp Acahela. on Saturday, Sept 19, 2015. This training begins Saturday morning (registration is from 8:15 a.m. - 8:45 a.m.) and concludes at 6:00 p.m. This training, which is required for the the adult leading a Pack overnighter, is an energetic training that will cover everything you need to know to plan and run the overnighter

September 26, 2015
Scout Service and Training Center

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October 17 - 18, 2015
Camp Acahela

The Specific Training portion addresses the needs of adults who have recently accepted the responsibility of delivering the Scouting program to youth by serving as Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters. The Outdoor Weekend is a fun-filled program of hands-on skills training in the outdoors. It's designed to help you master the basic camp skills required for Tenderfoot to First Class. Both, along with This is Scouting, are required to be considered TRAINED and are a prerequisite for attendance at WOOD BADGE.

Den ChiefSaturday, October 3, 2015, or

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Scout Service & Training Center

The Northeastern PA Council Training Committee will be offering a half-day Den Chief Training course on either October 3rd OR November 21st, This course is for for all prospective Boy Scouts who would like to try their hand at being a Den Chief or those who are already a Den Chief, but have never been officially trained for the job.

​​Monday, December 14, 2015

Scout Service and
Training Center

A basic training for Troop Committee Chairs, Troop Committee Members,Scoutmasters,
and Assistant Scoutmasters in the Boy Scout Program