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Training Tools

Training for New Volunteers 


(1) Girl Scouting 101 is an online training for volunteers on the GSUSA website


(2) GSSA 201 is designed to orient you to Girl Scout policies, safety requirements, and your Volunteer Essentials leader notebook.


(3) Must complete steps 1 & 2 before completing this step. 

Sign up and join us for the next Troop Orientation session,                          GSSA 301!   

On-going Training 


Certifications: Who Needs What?
This document explains the training certifications and how often they need to be renewed.


Volunteer Toolkit Quick Start
The Volunteer Toolkit (VTK) is a comprehensive online organizational, planning and  curriculum tool accessible on your computer, smartphone, or tablet. This user manual will assist you in navigating the VTK.


Volunteer Essentials
What you need to know to have a successful Girl Scout experience.


Safety Activity Checkpoints
Keep your girls (and yourself) safe in all your activities.


Venturing Out / Troop Trip Planning
Self-study to become confident in "Venturing Out" with your Girl Scouts.


Troop Camping Pre-Course
Self-study module (Part 1) will prepare you for Camping Certification (Part 2). This online module is also used for Camping RecertificationPart 1 – Complete the online prerequisite. Part 2 - Register here.


Zip Line Facilitator Manual


Outdoor Songs & Games

Taking the Journeys Outside

Planning Your Troop's First Campout

Introduction to Campsite Set-up

Introduction to Cooking Outside

Introduction to Fire Building

How to Leave No Trace Outdoors