UNIVERSITY OF SCOUTING

EVENT DETAILS

The 2023 University of Scouting is being offered entirely in-person on March 4th.   We are offering over 60 classes in the areas of General Education, Cub Scouts, and Scouts BSA. Classes are intended for Adults who are 18 years or older.  Venturing classes are open to youth 14 or older.    So whether you are new to Scouting or an old hand, explore the catalogs below for ideas to reinvigorate your Scouting programs.
 
Unless otherwise noted, classes are scheduled for 50 minutes.
 
Check out the Venturing Catalog- Available for adults and youth 14+
 
 
Pre-registration is highly encouraged as seating for each class is limited.  You will receive an email confirmation for your class selections from training@svmbc.org.  If you need to change your registration to add or drop a class, please contact training@svmbc.org.
 
Cost for a full day of classes, morning coffee and snacks and a patch
    $20 -  Early Bird Pricing  if you register before February 1, 2023
    $25 - Standard Pre-Registration fee available until February 26, 2023
    $30 for Walk-ins (Registration will be closed 2/27/2023 to prepare, but onsite registration is available on March 4)
 + Lunch is available by pre-order only for an additional $15
 
 
Schedule for Saturday March 4, 2023  
Santa Clara High School 
3000 Benton Street, Santa Clara, CA  95051
 7:30                Registration/check-in and refreshments
 8:30                Opening flag ceremony and welcome
 9:00 - 9:50     Session 1
10:00 - 10:50 Session 2
11:00 - 11:50  Session 3
12:00 - 1:00   Lunch and Midway
 1:00 - 1:50     Session 4
 2:00 - 2:50     Session 5
 3:00 - 3:50     Session 6
Check out the Course Schedule. 
 

PARTICIPANT INFORMATION

Are you registering as a participant or as staff? *
Staff, please select your choice below.  If you are not staff, please select participant above. If you are on staff AND would like to take classes, please complete the form once as a staff member and once as a participant. *
Is this your first time at our council's University of Scouting?
Would you be interested in being contacted next year to help teach a class?
Would you be interested in being contacted next year to help staff the event?
** University of Scouting is targeted at Adults, and you must be over 18 years old to attend except for Venturing classes offered for Youth 14 and above. ** 
Select your age group below. Most courses are only available to adults. Venturing classes, when available, are open to Venturing youth aged 14-18. *

CLASS SELECTION

Pick the sessions on the next page that you would like to attend. The Registration fee includes up to 6 classes plus a Patch.
To see all the classes offered and their descriptions, view the Catalog.
 
Check out the General, Cub, And Scouts BSA Course Catalog. 
Check out the Venturing Catalog
Check out the Course Schedule.