Mount Olympus: Training

Adult Leader Training

– A boy deserves a trained leader

One of the Zones in the Mount Olympus District will be hosting Leader Specific Training for the leaders of one of the families of scouting (Cub Scout & Boy Scout) each month, schedule below.

Basic Training

E-Learning training courses are now available to take online at my.Scouting Tools. Once logged in, training courses can be found by selecting the Home button in the upper left corner, then My Dashboard in the menu list. It will default to the My Training.

New leaders are required to take:

  1. Fast Start Training (Go to, create an account, and take the training online.)
  2. Youth Protection Training (Go to and take the training online.)
  3. Leder Position-specific Training (See schedule below)

There are many additional training courses offered On-line from the National Council:

Go to and create a user account. You will then be able to take any of the many courses. Some are listed here: Use your Scout Membership Card and personal ID number to set up the account.

  • Safe Swim Defense
  • Safety Afloat
  • Planning and Preparing for Hazardous Weather
  • And many other training courses

Mount Olympus District 7 Training Schedule - 2018

Cub Scout Leader Training & LDS Leader Training

  • Date/Time: Thursday Jan 11, 2018 7:00-9:30 PM
  • Host: Millcreek Zone
  • Location: 4220 South Jeannine Dr. (420 East), SLC (LDS Meetinghouse)
  • Contact: Carol Lord; 801-712-9106; (Training)

Boy Scout Leader Training

  • Date/Time: Thursday Feb 8, 2018 7:00-9:30 PM
  • Host: Mount Olympus Zone
  • Location: 3510 South 3610 East, SLC (LDS Meetinghouse)
  • Contact: Dick Pollei; 801-277-6785; (Training)

Outdoor Leader Skills Training
for Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters & Leaders that want basic scouting skills

  • Date/Time: Friday 7:00-9:00 PM & Saturday 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM March 9-10, 2018
  • Host: District Training Staff
  • Location: 4100 Camille Street (LDS Meetinghouse one block east of Olympus High School at corner of Camille Street & Lincoln Lane; Scout Room, west side of building).
  • Contact: Dick Pollei; 801-277-6785; (Training) 

Additional training dates:


Host Zone

Leader Training



Cub Scouts


District Training Staff



Valley View

Boy Scouts



Cub Scouts


District Training Staff


10/12/18 & 10/13/18

District Training Staff

Outdoor Leader SkillsBoy Scouts


Winder West

Boy Scout Training

December 2018

No Training (Happy Holidays)


Who is the training for?

  • Leader Training is for: Cub Scout Pack & Den Leaders, Scoutmasters & Assistant Scoutmasters, and Unit Committee Members.
  • LDS Leaders that may choose to attend Leader Training courses include: Stake Presidencies, High Councilmen/ADCs, Stake & Ward Primary Presidencies, Stake & Ward YM Presidencies, Bishoprics/CORs

Dist. Training Chairman - Bill Poulter

Dist Training Chairman Em. - Richard Pollei