Learn to be a better leader
Join fellow volunteers for fun learning experiences, all designed to engage, educate and empower you!
Click here to register for an Adult Learning course today! Our Fall-Winter 2017-2018 Adult Training Calendar is now available to download.
- GS101: GSUSA Volunteer Welcome Video
A 45-minute self-paced online orientation to Girl Scouting.
- GSGNY Getting Started Training/New Leader Orientation
This online follow up training Includes information regarding Girl Scouts of Greater New York history, structure, procedures, and troop start-up plans. Prerequisite: GS101.
- Leadership Essentials for all New Leaders
An introduction to the Girl Scout program, "Leadership Essentials" should be taken within one year of Getting Started. Prerequisite: Getting Started.
- Overnight Adventures & Beyond
This course is mandatory for all leaders participating in any overnight trip or sleepover.
- The Great Outdoors
A training weekend that takes place at Camp Kaufmann. Prerequisite: Overnight Adventures & Beyond.
- Troop Camp Certification
Certification is achieved upon the completion of "The Great Outdoors" course.
Health & safety training
- First Aid Safety & Community CPR Training
In this comprehensive certification course participants will learn how to identify and care for a variety of medical emergencies.
Strongly recommended training
- Enrichment Trainings
These activities and workshops, which change seasonally, are designed to enhance leadership abilities.