Girl Scout Brownies (second and third grades) are eager to help and learn new skills. The young girls in your troop are excited about being a Girl Scout and will look to you as a role model. This training will give you an understanding of how to implement the Girl Scout Leadership Experience with second and third graders, the age characteristics of Girl Scout Brownies, how to include Girl Scout Brownies in the planning process, troop government, finance, safety standards, service learning projects, product sales and Girl Scout Journeys. You will also review resources available to you as a Girl Scout Brownie leader.
Who can take this course: This training is designed and required for all Girl Scout Brownie leaders and co-leaders (direct primary). It is beneficial to complete training within the first three months after appointment.
Cost: There is no fee for this course.
TYPES OF TRAINING
This training is offered in a variety of methods so that volunteers can choose the option that best meets their needs.
This traditional style of training is led by volunteer council trainers at various locations throughout the council’s geographic area. The benefits to this type of training include being able to discuss the content with other volunteers, share your own ideas and experiences and receive feedback from the other participants and the trainer.
This training includes a voice narrative that will allow you to experience the training session in an all-inclusive and interactive fashion. You will need Adobe Flash Player 10.1 on your computer to be able to view the training.
Instructions to complete the online course:
- Complete the interactive online training
- Complete the Check Your Knowledge sheet to keep for your records
- Review your answers with the Answer Key
HOME STUDY COURSES
Home study courses are written training manuals. You can receive a home study packet from your regional Girl Scout Center or service unit. Once you have completed reading through the material, you complete the home study exam and course evaluation in the back of the packet. Before credit can be received, the exam and course evaluation must be submitted online or to your regional Girl Scout Center by mail or fax.
Instructions for completing the Girl Scout Brownie Home Study Course:
A quick and convenient training that partners a home study with the valuable experience of meeting with a facilitator. Participants must review the appropriate home study workbook prior to attending a scheduled blended learning session.
Instructions for completing the Girl Scout Brownie Blended Learning Course: