Training the Chartered Organization Representative

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Note: This is Scouting should be completed prior to this course.

1. Welcome and Introduction 10 minutes

2. Overview of the BSA 20 minutes

  • Overview of Scouting
  • Mission
  • Purposes
  • Organization of the BSA
  • Whole Family
  • Questions

3. Charter Concept 20 minutes

  • Types of Charters
  • Local Councils
  • Local Organizations
  • Chartered Organization Responsibilities
  • Local Council Responsibilities
  • Questions


Break 10 minutes

4. Your Job as a COR 30 minutes

  • Your Responsibilities Are Important
  • Unit Committee
  • Communication With the Council
  • Tasks
  • Resources for Help

5. When You Need Unit Leadership 15 minutes

  • Leadership Is Key to Success
  • Step 1—Gather a Selection Committee
  • Step 2—List the Qualifications
  • Step 3—List the Candidates
  • Step 4—Organization Approval
  • Step 5—Call on the Prospect
  • Step 6—Approach the Prospect
  • Prospect Says Yes; Now What?

6. Other Opportunities/Questions/Graduation 20 minutes

  • District Committee
  • Council Training
  • Philmont Training Center
  • Roundtable
  • Final Questions
  • Inspiration/Graduation

Questions/Training Certificates 10 minutes