Leader Prep Courses

Courses essential to the success of a Troop

Find out what you need to know to work with a troop.

Leader Prep courses: 

  • Are required for all new leaders and assistant leaders
  • Introduce you to the basics of Girl Scouting – the Mission, Promise and Law
  • Tell you who to contact for support
  • Show you how Girl Scouting encourages girls to Discover themselves, Connect to others, and Take Action to make the world a better place
  • Give you the basics of how to manage a troop
  • Guide you in creating a safe environment for girls
  • Help you plan meetings

Courses in the Leader Prep Series:

Note: As stated on page 49 of the spring 2015 Lead & Learn the new Leader Prep Series will be:

  • GS101
  • Welcome to Eastern Missouri
  • Troop Leader Training

Troop Leader Training online courses will be available in April 2015. Introduction to Girl Scouting is a valid course and can be taken in place of Troop Leader Training.