Varsity Leader Fast Start
Varsity Leader Fast Start is the Varsity Scouting specific Fast Start Training presented as a series of short training videos designed to be delivered immediately after a new leader registers and before he or she meets with any youth team member. This training is taken before This Is Scouting (formerly New Leader Essentials) and then Varsity Coach Leader Specific Training. Varsity Leader Fast Start is available online on the BSA Online Learning Center.
The course is designed for new Varsity Scout team volunteers and is to be delivered immediately after a new leader registers and before he or she meets with any youth member.
Training structure and key points
This course is seven short videos that provide a high-level overview of the organization and program of a Varsity Scout team. The videos summarize Varsity program features, planning and handbooks; highlights the organization of the youth team leadership and supporting adult roles; the youth uniform and advancement; reviews the five areas of emphasis in Varsity Scouting.
Training video content
- Program Features
- Team Meetings and Roles
- Program Fields of Emphasis
- Personal Development
- Leader Support
- Varsity Leader Fast Start Videos Online videos found on the the BSA Online Learning Center.