volunteer training

Once you have completed the Volunteer Application and background check, you will need to complete the training steps listed below. Our goal is to provide provide adult volunteers with the necessary training and resources to deliver excellent programming for our girls and ensure their safety and protection. We require Girl Scout Leaders to complete training within a reasonable time of their appointment. Your Service Unit Manager or GSH Membership and Program Services Manager will be available to respond to questions and provide further information.

1. Girl Scouting 101

This training was developed by GSUSA and is required for all NEW leaders and other members of the troop leadership team who will be working with girls. It is is a free series of videos that explain what Girl Scouts do and how girls become leaders through the program. This course focuses on the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and how to guide girls through a Journey.

View Girl Scouting 101 here.

2. Welcome to Girl Scouts of Hawai'i

An online council-led orientation that gives a comprehensive overview of the history of Girl Scouts of Hawai’i, volunteer expectations, the national Girl Scout Leadership Experience, safety and risk management, membership and registration, troop finances, and important dates.

View Welcome to Girl Scouts of Hawai’i here.

You can access Volunteer Essentials, referenced in the orientation, here

3. New Leader Training with Your Service Unit

Connect with your Service Unit Team and review the 2015-2016 New Leader Training Binder

4. Troop Finance Training

Troop Finance Training was developed for Girl Scouts of Hawai`i volunteers to insure that they have the necessary information to manage troop and service unit funds. This training is required for all new leaders. This training is led by council staff and longtime volunteers. Please check the Girl Scouts of Hawai`i calendar for upcoming training dates. All trainees must complete the Troop Finance Training quiz after attending training.

Click here to download the Girl Scouts of Hawai`i Troop Finance Guide.

Click here to test your knowledge with our Girl Scouts of Hawai`i Troop Finance Quiz! 

5. Girl Safety & Travel Training

Girl Safety & Travel Training was developed for Girl Scouts of Hawai`i volunteers and parents to insure that they have the necessary tools and tips for leading girls safely through the Girl Scout Experience. This training is required for all new leaders. This training is lead by council staff and longtime volunteers.  Please check the Girl Scouts of Hawai`i calendar for upcoming training dates. All trainees must complete the Girl Safety & Travel quiz after attending training.

Click here to download the Girl Safety & Travel Guide.

Click here to test your knowledge with our Girl Safety & Travel Quiz!

6. Troop Leader Resources by Program Level

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Discover What Daisies Do

REQUIRED FOR DAISY LEADERS:

Before meeting with your Daisy Troop for the first time, find all of the resources you need online in the Quick Start Guide for Daisy Troop Leaders. We recommend that you bookmark the Quick Start Guide in your browser for later access.

Please confirm that you have reviewed the Quick Start Guide for Daisy Troop Leaders by completing this form.

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Discover What Brownies Do

REQUIRED FOR BROWNIE LEADERS:

Before meeting with your Brownie Troop for the first time, find all of the resources you need online in the Quick Start Guide for Brownie Troop Leaders. We recommend that you bookmark the Quick Start Guide in your browser for later access.

Please confirm that you have reviewed the Quick Start Guide for Brownie Troop Leaders by completing this form.

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Discover What Juniors Do

REQUIRED FOR JUNIOR LEADERS:

Before meeting with your Junior Troop for the first time, find all of the resources you need online in the Quick Start Guide for Junior Troop Leaders. We recommend that you bookmark the Quick Start Guide in your browser for later access.

Please confirm that you have reviewed the Quick Start Guide for Junior Troop Leaders by completing this form.

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Discover What Cadettes Do

 

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Discover What Seniors Do

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Discover What Ambassadors Do

7. Cookie Program Training

Information about volunteer training for the Girl Scouts Cookie Program can be found on our website throughout the year. The contact person for Cookie Program Training is Lila Frisbie.
 
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