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Welcome to the Deputy Area Commissioner for Training’s Web-page

New Scouter Mandatory Training

As a volunteer with Scouts Canada, you are required to complete basic mandatory training in order to become active and compliant.  Online training is accessible from the David Huestis Learning Centre within myScouts.ca
The following training is required to be completed within 90 days of registering as a volunteer:
  • Canadian Path Fundamentals
  • Woodbadge 1 for the Canadian Path (In person or 17 modules of online learning) Find more information here.
  • Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders (Requires online payment method for fee of $30 plus HST; online course only)

Find out more about training and screening requirements for Scouts Canada.

Other Training

Other courses that are highly recommended, but not mandatory:

  • Standard First Aid
  • Scoutcraft 1

Skills Training

Local Upcoming Training Opportunities:

7/8 April – Standard First Aid and CPR – Selby Hall

Course Admin: Mindy Braley, Course Instructor Doug Hall.

Please email course admin for more info: mindy.julie.braley@gmail.com


Returning Scouters – Training update

◊  Respect in Sport for Activity Leaders training is accessible through the David Huestis Learning Centre.

  • This training replaces Scouting Fundamentals (Module 1) Session 5: How Scouting Helps Keep Youth Safe.
  • Safe Scouting for Parents training for Parent, Guardian or Adult Overnight does not change, nor do the requirements for who must complete it.
  • This training will cost $30.00 + HST. Individuals will be prompted to pay via credit card or PayPal at the beginning of the training program.



Training Opportunities within Voyageur Council  <– click here

Training Opportunities in Other Councils

White Pine Council

Greater Toronto Council 

Central Escarpment Council

Shining Waters Council

Battlefields Council


Are you interested in becoming a Scouts Canada Trainer?

Please contact DAC Training