NYLT - National Youth Leadership Training
What is NYLT?
National Youth Leadership Training is a week long training course that provides youth leaders with an opportunity to enhance their leadership skills while living by the Scout Oath and Law, in an exciting outdoor environment. Scouts who earn the NYLT shield are prepared to meet the challenges ahead and are better prepared to work with adult leaders.
Why should I attend?
- Go camping and enjoy exciting outdoor adventures
- Learn skills that will help you succeed as a Patrol Leader or Senior Patrol Leader
- Learn how to be a better leader both in and out of scouting
- Gain a “toolbox” of leadership skills
- Can you meet the challenge?
- Have Fun!
Venturing Scout Requirements:
- Be currently registered as a member of a Venturing Crew.
- Be the minimum age of 14 years old and no older than 20 years old.
- Be a current or prospective youth leader recommended by his or her Crew Advisor.
Boy Scout Requirements:
- Be currently registered as a member of the Boy Scouts of America.
- Be First Class rank or higher.
- Be the minimum age of 13 years old.
- Have completed the seventh grade.
- Be a current or prospective youth leader recommended by his Scoutmaster.
Registration Fee: $290.00 (or 265.00 if paid by April 21, 2017)
Forms & Documents
Unit Leader Recommendation Form
2017 NYLT Application