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Training & Online Support

We know you are busy and we want to help make training as easy as possible! After all – making a difference in girls’ lives isn’t possible without you! We’ve created these training resources to get the information you need when you need it. You’ll find the required trainings you need for your volunteer role and recommended training that will help you provide the best experience for your girls.

Please return to this page after viewing the training video to complete the following Training Evaluation. This essential step allows us to update your training record.

Required Training
Troop Leader Orientation

Troop Leader Orientation
This video orientation will help you get started on your Troop Leader journey. You will be introduced to some of the important aspects of the Girl Scout experience, as well as, where you can find the support you need as you start this adventure.

Troop Finance Training

Troop Finance Training
Before viewing this training video, please download the Troop Finance Guide. This guide will help you better understand Troop finances and will be a resource to help guide your financial decisions.

In this video, you will learn the outline of the Troop Treasurer position, how to understand and utilize forms and what best practices will assist you in guiding the earning and spending practices of your Troop or group. This is a required training for all Troop Leaders and designated Troop Treasurers.

Year-End Troop Financial Report 

Recommended Training
Fun with a Purpose: The 3 Girl Scout Processes

Fun with a Purpose: The 3 Girl Scout Processes
In Girl Scouting, it's not just "what girls do" (activities), but "how" (processes) they do them. This short animation will illustrate what we call in Girl Scouting, the "3 Girl Scout Processes" [Girl-Led, Learning by Doing and Cooperative Learning], and how practicing these 3 Processes will heighten all scouting activities.

Elements of a Daisy Troop Meeting

Elements of a Daisy Troop Meeting
In this video, you will get a glimpse into a Daisy Troop meeting and the elements that make up a meeting. Pre-Activity to the Closing, and everything in between; learn what it takes to put a Daisy Troop meeting together with confidence and success. This training is recommended for all Daisy Troop Leaders and parent volunteers.
 

Elements of a Brownie Troop Meeting

Elements of a Brownie Troop Meeting
In this video, you will get a glimpse into a Brownie Troop meeting and the elements that make up a meeting. Pre-Activity to the Closing, and everything in between; learn what it takes to put a Brownie Troop meeting together with confidence and success. This training is recommended for all Brownie Troop Leaders Co-Leaders and parent volunteers.
 

Elements of a Junior Troop Meeting

Elements of a Junior Troop Meeting
In this video, you will get a glimpse into a Junior Troop meeting and the elements that make up a meeting. You will also follow the Junior Troop as they plan and go on a field trip. This training is recommended for all Junior Troop Leaders and parent volunteers.
 

Conflict Management Training

Conflict Management Training
In this course you will learn why conflicts arise and be given different strategies on how to work through conflict. Some of the highlights of this training video are: Definition of Conflict; The 5 Whys; When Intervention is Necessary; Conflict Styles; Taking Care of Yourself. This training is recommended for all Troop Leaders and leadership team members.
 

Venture Out

Venture Out is an interactive video to help get you and your girls outdoors!

 

Volunteer Essentials

Get just about everything you need as a Girl Scout volunteer, including: basic facts and forms, tips on planning outdoor activities, managing troop finances, promoting safety, arranging trips and selling cookies in the Volunteer Essentials packet.