Join fellow volunteers for fun learning experiences, all designed to
engage, educate and empower you!
Upcoming training dates can be found at events under Volunteer Training.
Meeting Plan Overview
Setting Up Your Year Plan
Setting Meeting Dates, Times and Locations
Customizing Your Year Plan
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
The Great Outdoors A training weekend that takes place
at Camp Kaufmann. Prerequisite: Overnight Adventures &
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
For more information on trainings, please contact Lisa Golden.