What is a Girl Scout trip and how do you get ready for it? The Trip Training course will prepare Leaders and trip coordinators to bring their Troops/Groups on any Girl Scout trip or activity. Participants will become familiar with GSUSA Safety Activity Checkpoints, GSNC Polices, Standards and Guidelines, budgeting, timing, transportation and other topics, so that the event is fun and safe for all. Please Note: TripTraining is a pre-requisite for Outdoor Camp Training.
View and register for one of our upcoming Trip Training Dates.
Outdoor Camp Training
Girl Scouts of Nassau County provides Outdoor Education courses to help Girl Scout volunteers prepare themselves and the girls they work with to enjoy outdoor experiences together. Training will introduce progression in the out-of-doors, review camp facilities and provide basic skills for outdoor program. Under the guidance of trained and enthusiastic adults, girls may take their first hike, build their first campfire and sleep under the stars for the first time. Please Note: Trip Training is a pre requisite for Outdoor Camp Training
View and register for one of our upcoming Outdoor/Camp Training Dates.
FOR ALL CAMP/OUTDOOR TRAINING DATES, GO TO THE EVENTS LISTING AND CLICK ON “ADVANCED SEARCH” AND UNDER CATEGORY SELECT “ADULT TRAINING.”
Two ways to participate
Two evening sessions and one overnight at camp. You would need to register for: Trip Training (evening one), Overnight Pre-Plan (evening two) and the Mandatory Overnight. Individual classes must be taken in sequence.
Cost: Mandatory Overnight Training fee to cover the cost of food is $25 per adult.
Please Note: Daycare for your school-age children will be available space permitting during the Mandatory Overnight. All children attending will take part in a specially designed camp program during the day, while the adults participate in training. Parents and children will enjoy dinner, evening program and overnight accommodations together. Cost per child is $15.00 and it includes lunch and program fees.
View Camp Training - Option 1 dates.
All in One training (Friday through Sunday at Camp). Please note: this course will include Trip Training, Overnight Pre-Plan and Mandatory Overnight and has a fee of $30 per person to cover the cost of food. Daycare is NOT available during this weekend.
Camp guidelines, procedures and programs change. Your camping skills must be updated every three years to enable you to take girls camping. The Camp Update course will review skills, provide up-to-date information on camp materials used, ecology and environmental guidelines. (Required every three years to keep certification current.)
FOR ALL CAMP UPDATE TRAINING DATES, GO TO THE EVENTS LISTING AND CLICK ON “ADVANCED SEARCH” AND UNDER CATEGORY SELECT “ADULT TRAINING.”
View the Outdoor Training Schedule at a Glance.