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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) 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 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 to prepare you for camping. Submit your answers with the Camping Pre-course/Recertification Answer Sheet. This module is also used for Troop Camper recertification.

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

Other Resources

Fit and Fun Kits - The Junior League of Mobile and Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama have partnered up to develop new, portable Fit and Fun Kits that you can check out of the Girl Scout Mobile Service Center at any time!  These are a fun, easy way to engage Girl Scouts in badge work activities that help them to move AND teach them how easy it is to be fit and have fun!

Geocaching at Scoutshire Woods and Camp Sid Edmonds - We have geocaches hidden at Camp Scoutshire Woods and Camp Sid Edmonds! Contact our Mobile Service Center at 251/344-3330 for more information. Thanks to Troop 8186 for creating these courses!

Hour of Code Tutorial

Native Plant Patch

Delta Kappa Gamma Patch