University of Scouting

The 2023 University of Scouting is history. 

About 250 scouters from the Great Trail Council converged on Walsh Jesuit High School for the best training around. 

Put Saturday March 2, 2024 on your calendar right now so you do not miss it. 

Choose your courses for the day from the  following colleges:

Cub Scout College
Scouts BSA College
Venturing College
Universal Scouting College
Commissioner Courses
General Studies College

You can take Position Specific Training:

Basic Commissioner Training (D20)
Cubmaster and Assistant Cubmaster Specific Training (C40)
Den Leader and Asst Den Leader Position Specific Training (C42)
Pack Committee Member and Committee Chair Position Specific Training (C60)
Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Specific Training (S24)
Venturing Leader Specific Training (P21)
Crew Committee Training 

Or get certified with CPR Certification

A complete list of courses is on the registration page. 

Classes are limited in size, some go faster than others, so sign up today. 

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What is it? 

The University of Scouting is the largest supplemental training course offered by Great Trail Council to Scouting volunteers at all levels. During this fun-filled day, experienced volunteer leaders will present programs to help you improve your skills and expand your knowledge. You will also meet other leaders, gather new resources, and share ideas on building the best possible program for your Scouts. 

Where is it being held? How do I get there?

click the map to get directions.

Who should attend? 

Adults are invited to attend the college or colleges of their choice. Wear your uniform, if you have one. You may want to bring a notebook, camera, comfortable shoes, some money for the Trading Post, your good will, and a smile.  

Create your own experience 

The program is designed to allow you to create your own customized experience. You can choose any available course to arrange a curriculum perfect to your function and level of experience in Scouting. Select the courses you would like to attend within you registration.  You can choose courses from any of the categories. 

   Wendy Greathouse

Academic Dean


Phil Kuestner

Program Director


Leslie Smith

Event Chair

Great Trail Council

4500 Hudson Dr

Stow, Ohio 44224

Phone: 330-773-0415