Join fellow volunteers for fun learning experiences, all designed to
engage, educate and empower you!
Upcoming training dates can be found on the events
page under Volunteer Training.
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.