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Adult Training Information & Courses

GSWNY provides adult training courses conducted by skilled and enthusiastic volunteer facilitators throughout the year. Volunteers are encouraged to take advantage of as many courses as they can to provide the best growth experiences possible for girls.

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Spring 2019
2 ½ MONTHS OF LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES WITH GSWNY’S
LEADER ENRICHMENT ACTIVITY PROGRAM

Earn prizes for participating in GSWNY’s Spring 2019 Leader Enrichment Activity Program!
Join us between April 15 and June 30 to participate in our Spring 2019 LEAP opportunities. We are offering a combination of virtual opportunities and in person opportunities on a variety of timely topics. 

Every participant will receive a GSWNY lip balm. PLUS every time you participate in a LEAP opportunity you will be entered in the drawing for the prizes below.  The more you participate, the more chances you have to win!

PRIZES:

  • 1 of 5 Adult Girl Scout 2019-2020 memberships*
  • 1 of 2 $50 REI gift cards (can be used online or in-store)
  • 1 of 5 $20 GSWNY Shop gift certificates

 

PRIZE EARNING RULES:

1. You must be registered for the 2019-2020 Girl Scout year to be eligible for prizes.

2. ALL PARTICIPATION MUST BE COMPLETED BETWEEN APRIL 15TH AND JUNE 30th.

Winners will be announced via Facebook Live on July 2nd and the certificates will be mailed to the recipients.  Refund of membership will take place during the week of July 14-20. 

*You must be registered for the 2019-2020 Girl Scout Year by June 30, 2019. RENEW TODAY!  CLICK HERE

Virtual opportunities – click the title to register!

Participation requires registration and ATTENDANCE at the opportunity.  Live webinars will be recorded and can be viewed after the event.  You must watch the entire recorded video for it to count as a completed opportunity.  

Webinar Opportunity

Day and Date

Time

Registration link

Cadette Grade Level Training – Live Webinar

 

Wednesday, April 24

6-7:30pm

REGISTER HERE

Level UP! Bridging to the next level in Girl Scouts

 

Monday, April 29

7-8pm

REGISTER HERE

Troop Camping Orientation

Thursday, May 2

6:30-8:30pm

REGISTER HERE

 

Summer Fun the Girl Scout Way

Wednesday, May 22

7-8pm

REGISTER HERE

 

Mind the GAP—the Girl Adult Partnership and YOU

Wednesday, June 5

6:30-8pm

REGISTER HERE

Get a jump on your Grade Level Training for next year and it counts toward your LEAP opportunities! All the guides and quizzes can be found in the Grade Level Training Tab

IN PERSON OPPORTUNITIES

  Opportunity

Date

Time

Location

Registration link

Troop Camping Orientation Class

Monday, April 22

6-9pm

Zion United Church of Christ, Tonawanda

REGISTER HERE

Wednesday, April 24

6-9pm

GSWNY Rochester Service Center

REGISTER HERE

Thursday, April 25

6-9pm

GSWNY Buffalo Service Center

REGISTER HERE

Tuesday, April 30

6-9pm

GSWNY Rochester Service Center

REGISTER HERE

Outdoor Skills Level 1

Sunday, April 28

9am-5pm

Camp Piperwood

REGISTER HERE

Saturday, May 4

9am-5pm

Camp Seven Hills Goodyear

REGISTER HERE

Saturday, May 18

9am-5pm

Camp Piperwood

REGISTER HERE

Saturday, June 8

9am-5pm

Camp Seven Hills Goodyear

REGISTER HERE

Outdoor Skills Level 2

Saturday, May 4- Sunday, May 5

6:30pm Saturday -2pm Sunday

Camp Seven Hills Goodyear

REGISTER HERE

 

Saturday, May 18 – Sunday, May 19

6:30pm Saturday -2pm Sunday

Camp Piperwood

REGISTER HERE

Saturday, June 8 – Sunday, June 9

6:30pm Saturday -2pm Sunday

Camp Seven Hills Goodyear

REGISTER HERE

Outdoor Skills

1 & 2 Combo

Saturday, May 4- Sunday, May 5

9am Saturday-2pm Sunday

Camp Seven Hills Goodyear

REGISTER HERE

Saturday, May 18 – Sunday, May 19

9am Saturday-2pm Sunday

Camp Piperwood

REGISTER HERE

Saturday, June 8 – Sunday, June 9

9am Saturday-2pm Sunday

Camp Seven Hills Goodyear

REGISTER HERE

Mini-clinics and trainings run by GSWNY Outdoor Champions between May 1 and June 30 qualify as LEAP into Spring 2019 opportunities. Check out our Outdoor Champions website for more information!

  Not sure if an event you plan to attend counts towards LEAP into Spring 2019 Opportunities?  Call 1-888-837-6410 or email customercare@gswny.org with the details of the event and we will let you know within 72 hours.

Check out our GSWNY Learning Community on Go-To-Stage! Click HERE to see the latest and greatest training videos.


Great Escape at Camp Seven Hills

2019 Theme: The Dr. is on the Loose

October 4-6, 2019 at Camp Seven Hills Goodyear,
10150 Olean Road (Rt. 16), Holland, NY 14080

Click here to see this year's brochure! 
Registration deadline: July 26, 2019

2019 Great Escape COVER
New Troop Leadership Volunteers (Troop Co-Leaders)
Grade Level Training
On Demand Training

Missed one of the LEAP Webinar Series webinars? Want to find out about one of the topics listed below?  Check out our On Demand Training Library in the GSWNY Learning Community via GoToStage.                                                     

Bookmark the GSWNY Learning Community so you can keep up with the latest additions to the page.  We are adding new webinars all the time!

Outdoor Training

Step by Step- Developing Outdoor Skills in Girls

Taking the Journeys Outside

Planning Your Troop’s First Campout

Introduction to Campsite Set-up

Introduction to Cooking Outdoors

How to Leave No Trace Outdoors

Introduction to Fire Building

Outdoors Songs and Games

First Aid and CPR Training

An adult certified in First Aid/CPR is required if a troop leaves their meeting place and/or if an activity’s Safety Activity Checkpoint indicates a First Aider is required.  The following healthcare providers may also serve as first-aiders: physician, physician’s assistant, nurse practitioner, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, paramedic, military medic, and emergency medical technician.

With our partner agency, EPIC Trainings, Inc., we offer full day and blended learning* classes.  These standard First Aid and CPR courses include adult and child CPR and basic first aid. Certification is valid for 2 years.  Blended learning classes are NOT recommended if this is your first time taking First Aid and CPR training. 

To register contact EPIC Trainings, Inc via email at mail@epictrainings.com or via phone at (585)615-4379.

Blended Learning Classes -To register contact EPIC Trainings, Inc via email at mail@epictrainings.com or via phone at (585)615-4379.

*This class includes an online pre-session portion and an in-person skills session. The online portion must be completed prior to the skills session in order to receive certification. When you register, you will receive information to access the online portion.  Not recommended if this is your first time taking First Aid and CPR Training.

Rochester Service Center, 1000 Elmwood Ave, Door 9, Rochester, NY 14620

Tuesday

February 5

6pm

Saturday

February 9

10am

Saturday

March 9

10am

Tuesday

March 12

6pm

Tuesday

April 9

6pm

Saturday

May 4

10am

Wednesday

May 8

6pm

Buffalo Service Center, 3332 Walden Ave,

Depew, NY 14043

Tuesday

February 5

7:15pm

Saturday

February 9

10am

Saturday

March 9

10am

Tuesday

March 12

7:15pm

Tuesday

April 9

7:15pm

Saturday

May 4

10am

Tuesday

May 13

7:15pm

Service Unit Training
GSLE
VTK
Finance Tab Training