Pack 280

Sam Houston Area Council

YPT (Youth Protection Training)

A majority of the Scout training takes place online. Registering and taking Youth Protection Training, is the first step in becoming a leader or volunteer in the Scouting program.

1. Visit MyScouting.org and create an account, if you do not already have one.

2. If you do not yet have your member ID, that is OK, just select that box when registering (you can update your account later).

3. Once logged in, click "E-Learning" from the left column

4. Scroll down and select "Youth Protection Training" in the "General" tab.

5. Once you have completed the course, print the certificate and give it to your Cubmaster or Chartered Organizational Representative.

Note: This training is valid for 2 years. You will need to retake the course on/before it's expiration to renew it.