University of Scouting


University of Scouting 2014

Click here for the 2014 Flyer.

Click here for the 2014 Class schedule and descriptions.

Date: January 25, 2014

Location: Thomas S. Hart Middle School

Signups at $20 cost will be until Wednesday, January 22 p.m. at 9:00 a.m.  After that time, print a paper application and bring it to the event, cost will be $30.

What is UoS and what do we offer? 

There are a wide variety of courses from basic training for the new volunteer leader, to supplemental "how to" courses in both unit planning and management, and scout skills, to getting off the worn and beaten path for an outdoor adventure and relaxation.  These courses are not limited to the leaders, but are offered to any adult (associated with scouts) interested in spicing up their outdoor experience.

 Who should attend University of Scouting?

EVERY Scout Leader: Den Leader, Tiger Cub Den Leader, Cubmasters, Pack Committee Leader, Troop Committee Leader, Scoutmaster, Venture Crew Leader, Commissioners, Assistant Leader, Youth Leader, EVERY Parent supporting a scout and/or a unit, Venturing Youth, Boy Scout (First class, age 12 and up) . . . . . . YOU!! 

Click here for Online Registration

What's a University of Scouting Degree?

It's the progressive patch recognition program for the SFBAC UoS.  We encourage you to attend more than once by offering new courses each year.  Complete the required classes and turn in your form before 1pm on Saturday or fill out the online application to speed up the process:
UoS Degree online application 
UoS Degree paper application 

For other questions contact Michelle Rodriguez for more information. 510-577-9214

You can also sign up for classes at the University of Scouting - in person. 

 Remember.....BE PREPARED.  It's not just the Scout Motto, but an excellent way to ensure a smooth registration at the University of Scouting.