Learn how to be a better leader
Join fellow volunteers for fun learning experiences, all designed to
engage, educate and empower you!
Upcoming training dates can be found on our events page.
Overnight Adventures: Sleep Out
(Previously known as
Overnight Adventures and Beyond )
offered in-person and virtually, is mandatory for all leaders
participating in any overnight trip or sleepover. Trips may include
overnight at a hotel, Camp Kaufmann theme weekend, your meeting
place, museum, etc. anywhere you are taking your girls and staying
overnight. This course is a pre-requisite for Overnight Adventures:
Overnight Adventures: Camp Out
(Previously known as The
Great Outdoors Camp Training)
currently available in-person at Camp Kaufmann, is mandatory for all
leaders taking their Girl Scouts on a camping experience. This
training is a weekend experience at Camp Kaufmann from Friday night
until Sunday at 12 noon. The course is designed to prepare Troop
Leaders for tent camping, fire building, various outdoor cooking
methods, meal planning, packing essentials, and safety. You must
have taken the Overnight Adventures- Sleep Out! Course prior to
attending this training.
more information on Camp Trainings here.
Health & safety training:
First Aid Safety & Community CPR Training
GSGNY is offering several options for you:
First Aid/CPR in person with an online component. Train with
our Council Certified Trainers in your local community. View GS
Events to see any upcoming trainings.
First Aid/CPR online with the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association that includes a
skills demonstration portion in-person at one of their centers. Sign
up by visiting their websites, linked above.
CPR training with the Dominic A. Murray Foundation. They
conduct CPR trainings every month in the five boroughs of New
York. Register on their website.