Cub Scout Leaders

If you are a new leader in Cub Scouting, here are some key resources that you should review so that you can get your den or pack up and running, right from the start. The staff at the council office are available to help, so do not hesitate to contact them at 715-355-1450.

Leader Resources

Advancement and Awards


  • Youth Protection - The Boy Scouts of America places the greatest importance on creating the most secure environment possible for our youth members. ALL REGISTERED ADULT VOLUNTEERS are required to be currently Youth Protection Trained.  Simply create a My.Scouting account, choose E-learning and select Youth Protection Training.
  • Cub Scout Leader Fast Start - This online training is provided to help you understand and carry out your responsibilities as a new den leader, pack leader, or committee member. Be sure to review it before your first meeting. Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.
  • Leader Specific Training - Once a volunteer has a solid overview of the BSA's values-based program, he or she can begin training for a specific Scouting position through Leader Specific training. This training provides the specialized knowledge a new leader needs to assume a leadership role.
  • Den Leader Tips and Tricks Videos

Orientation Video

 Samoset Council, Boy Scouts of America
 3511 Camp Phillips Rd, Weston WI 54476
 715-355-1450 (phone) | 715-355-9849 (fax)

Samoset Vision: Every youth prepared for tomorrow's challenges.