Online Learning Opportunities

Online learning is a great option for those who cannot attend an in-person learning opportunity, or for those who prefer to learn at their own pace. The following learning opportunities are now available online:

GS 101

Learn more about volunteering with Girl Scouts and the basics of the new Girl Scout Leadership Experience before attending a Troop Leadership workshop.

To view the online video:

  1. Go to GSUSA’s online volunteer development
  2. Click on “Girl Scouting 101”
  3. When asked for your council name, scroll down to Sierra Nevada

Outdoor Basics

This Outdoor Basics self-study is required for any volunteer planning to take girls camping as a troop or as part of an encampment.  Also, any group hoping to rent Wasiu II must have an individual in attendance who has completed this training.  This booklet provides important information on how to prepare the girls for experiencing the outdoors according to their readiness level to ensure a positive experience.  Please complete the following steps to fulfill the self-study requirements:

 

Troop Leadership
Troop Leadership is an in-person or online volunteer learning workshop required for all troop leaders, and highly recommended for other all other volunteers working with girls. To view the online version of the training download the Troop Leadership Participant Booklet and view the webinar now!

 

Journeys

GSSN’s online Journeys training offers general tips and tricks to get volunteers started with any of the Leadership Journeys. Please plan on approximately 30 minutes to complete the Journeys webinar. View the webinar now!

 

Domestic Travel

A Domestic Travel training is required when planning a trip with a group of Girl Scouts. Please complete the following steps to fulfill the self-study requirements: