Muskingum Valley Council
National Youth Leadership Training



August 6th – 11th, at MVSR
Room for only 48 Participants!

Participant Requirements:

  • Each participant must be at least 13 years of age and a First Class Scout or registered Venture Scout by August 6th, 2017.
  • Cost is $175, including a $50 deposit submitted with application.
  • The Unit Leader must first approve the Scout’s application.


NYLT 2017 Application

NYLT 2017 Flyer

Code of Conduct

Equipment List

Annual Health and Medical Record



  • Give you the confidence and knowledge to conduct a youth‐run program
  • Train you in all aspects of effective leadership, from teaching skills to motivating an organization
  • Guide you through the stages of team development
  • Give you the opportunity to share ideas and experiences with youth from other units.
  • Enhance the relationship between you and adults.
  • Create an environment of Scouting fellowship and fun guided by the Scout Oath and Law
  • Experience Scouting at its best!

Key Concepts:

  • Vision—Goals—Planning: Creating a positive future success
  • SMART goals: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, Timely
  • Planning and Problem‐solving Tool: What, How, When, Who
  • SSC Assessment Tool: Start, Stop, Continue
  • Teaching EDGE: Explain, Demonstrate, Guide, Enable
  • Stages of Team Development: Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing
  • Leading EDGE: Explain, Demonstrate, Guide, Enable
  • Conflict Resolution Tool: EAR – Express, Address, Resolve
  • Making Ethical Decisions: Right vs. Wrong, Right vs. Right, Trivial
  • Communication: MaSeR – Message, Sender, Receiver
  • Valuing People: ROPE – Reach out, Organize, Practice, Experience


Eric Udischas – Course Mentor

Linda Udischas – Scoutmaster / Course Director

Bill Shriver – SA Program

Chris Maples – SA Guides

Jason Abel – SA Facilities

Jessica Abel – SA Facilities / Commissary

Connie Roberts – SA Facilities / Food Services

Sarah Udischas – SA Health and Safety

Chip Udischas – SA Health and Safety

Shirley Dishong – Course Cook

Chad Lawrence – SA Technology

Jeff Pickett – Professional Advisor

Matt Mulholland – Senior Patrol Leader

Rowan Roberts – ASPL Program

Noah Moulton – ASPL Facilities

Keith Udischas – Scribe

Shane Edstrom – Quartermaster

Weston Chandler – Quartermaster

Connor Stevens-Woolery – Troop Guide

A.J. Griffin – Troop Guide

Max Chandler – Troop Guide

Liam McGinn – Troop Guide

Jacob Devoll – Troop Guide

Pranav Kotla – Troop Guide