Troop Leader Development (Phase 3) campers learn the skills of a large group leader leading small group leaders. They receive opportunities to practice leadership skills at the highest level in a high-adventure setting. Candidates will go on one two-night backpacking trip of about 8-12 miles total distance.
About Phase 3
Troop Leadership Development
Troop Leader Development helps youth learn the why of leadership. Phase 3 Troop Leader Development is for youth:
- Ages 15-18 (or completed the 8th grade, or, with approval of Phase Leader and Director, for youth who have previously completed Phase 2).
- One week or more camping and backpacking experience is suggested.
- Completed Level 2 (Prior attendance of earlier levels is encouraged, but not necessarily required.)