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Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)

Friday, April 20, 2018 All Day - Saturday, April 21, 2018
Webelos Woods

Working as patrols, this hands-on course provides adult leaders the practical outdoor skills they need to lead Scouts in the out-of-doors. Upon completion, leaders should feel comfortable teaching Scouts the basic skills required to obtain the First Class rank. IOLS cost $13 and is held from Friday at 6:00pm to Saturday at 10:00 pm (ish).  Bring: Items that need to be brought to the course will be discussed during Scoutmaster Basic Leader Training.

Topics covered:

  • Campsite Selection
  • Ropes – Whipping, Tying, and Lashing
  • Wood Tools – Knife, Camp Saw, and Ax
  • Fire Site Preparation and Building
  • Cooking
  • First Aid
  • Plant and Animal Identification
  • Packing and Hiking Techniques
  • Map and Compass
  • Leave No Trace