National Youth Leadership Training – Twin Arrows

National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

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NYLT-Twin Arrows Training is the premier youth leadership development course for the Boy Scouts of America within the Longhorn Council.  It brings together youth leaders from all over the council to learn and apply the skills they need to be effective leaders in their teams and units.   This course draws upon the most current leadership models used by corporate America, academic circles, and successful outdoor leadership organizations throughout the country. This exciting and fast-paced training discusses team development and appropriate leadership strategies to enable teams and units to reach their highest performance level.   Come experience the ultimate in youth leadership training.

Hear from Scouts who have attended NYLT-Twin Arrows

Watch this 6 minute video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GxDepGnqIBA

 

Participants Requirements

If you are attending as a Boy Scout, you must:

  •         Be a registered member of a Scout Troop for a period of 6 months prior to the start of the course.
  •         Have earned your 1st Class Rank by the start of the course,
  •         Be 13 years of age by the first day of the course and have not yet reached your 18th birthday by the last day of the course.
  •         Have your Scoutmaster’s and Parent/Guardian’s approval.
  •         Be capable of functioning safely and being self reliant in an outdoor environment.
  •         Have completed ILST (Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops)
  •         Have parts A and B of the BSA Medical Form submitted with your application, and have part C submitted to the Course Director no less than 72 hours prior to the start of the course.

If you are attending as a Venturer, you must:

  •         Be registered with a Venture crew for a period of 6 months prior to the start of the course.
  •         Be able to demonstrate knowledge of and agree to live by the Scout Oath, Scout Law, and the Outdoor Code.  You must also be able to demonstrate that you can repeat from memory, the Scout Oath.
  •         Be 14 years of age by the first day of the course and have not yet reached your 18th birthday by the last day of the course.
  •         Have your Crew Advisor’s approval
  •         Be capable of functioning safely and being self reliant in an outdoor living environment.
  •         Have completed Crew Officer Orientation and ILSC (Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews)
  •         Have parts A and B of the BSA Medical Form submitted with your application, and have part C submitted to the Course Director no less than 72 hours prior to the start of the course.

Important Note 

The maximum number of Scouts from the same unit permitted to attend any single course will be five (5).  In the case when a Scout is dual registered (in both a Scout Troop and in a Venture Crew), the primary registration will be considered.

 

NYLT-Twin Arrows Courses 

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TA-196 Course (co-ed course & staff)
(6 Day Course, Sun-Fri. Fee $175, $225 for out of council Scouts)
March 8-13, 2015
Scoutmaster: Mr. David Hawthorne
TA196@twinarrowslhc.org
Location: Sid Richardson Scout Ranch

TA-197 Course
(6 Day Course, Mon-Sat. Fee $175, $225 for out of council Scouts)
July 13-18, 2015
Course Director: Mrs. Jamie McCallum
TA197@twinarrowslhc.org
Location: Sid Richardson Scout Ranch

TA-198 Course (co-ed course & staff)
(6 Day Course, Mon-Sat. Fee $175, $225 for out of council Scouts)
July 20-25, 2015
Course Director: Mrs. Donna Poole
TA198@twinarrowslhc.org
Location: Sid Richardson Scout Ranch

TA-199 Course (co-ed staff)
(6 Day Course, Mon-Sat. Fee $175, $225 for out of council Scouts)
July 27-August 1, 2015
Scoutmaster: Mr. Brian Thompson
TA199@twinarrowslhc.org
Location: Sid Richardson Scout Ranch

TA-200 Course
(6 Day Course, Sat-Thu. Fee $175, $225 for out of council Scouts)
December 26-31, 2015
Scoutmaster: Stacy Cummings
TA200@twinarrowslhc.org
Location: Camp Tahuaya

Resources

Twin Arrows Staff Applications:

2015

Maps and Directions
Sid Richardson Scout Ranch
Camp Tahuaya

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