The Muskingum Valley Council of the Boy Scouts of America offers several advanced training courses for youth and adults:

Wood Badge

Wood Badge is Scouting’s premier training course for adult scouters. The course is a multifaceted presentation of leadership skills, organizational tools, and participatory activities based on the best of Scouting traditions and the latest in team development theory.


National Youth Leadership Training

National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops.


College of Commissioner Science

The College of Commissioner Science is the highest form of commissioner education available at the local level. The College is modeled after college courses and degrees. The purpose of the College of Commissioner Science is to provide ongoing practical training for all commissioners to allow them to better serve their units.

University of Scouting

University of Scouting is a great opportunity for learning and fellowship! If you need ideas, more in depth training, or would like to learn new skills from qualified and knowledgeable leaders this is the place.