Prepare yourself with the skills needed to be a success!

Girl Scout adult trainings provide leadership teams and other adult volunteers the knowledge and skills necessary for working with girls of all age levels. The courses are designed to enrich both girl and adult experiences.

Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee is pleased to offer Camping Skills 1, Camping Skills 2, and First Aid/CPR training free of charge to one adult in every troop.

Download GSMIDTN Free Trainings Flyer

Online Trainings

Youth Protection is a required training for any volunteer, parent, or staff member that works regularly with girls. Some of the topics include how to recognize signs of child abuse and neglect, information on prevention, and steps to report suspected abuse.

Complete Youth Protection

Online Camping Skills Training is a (single, consolidated) required training for any volunteer, parent, or staff member that plans to utilize camp properties or other outdoor locations for any amount of time.

  • If your troop is reserving a property for Day-Use Only, no other Camping Skills trainings will be needed.
  • First AID/CPR is required for all reservations/activities.
  • Only one adult attending is required to complete this training. It is recommended that ALL volunteers attending complete this training.

Complete Online Camping Skills


Camping Skills 1 and 2

Camping Skills 1 and 2 are now available for you to register on CouncilAlignMENT to prepare you for camping with your troop.

Camping Skills 1 prepares you to take your troop for a day outdoors or overnight in a building with a fully equipped kitchen, stove, refrigerator, electricity, and running water. 

Camping Skills 2 (designed to be taken after completing Camping Skills 1) prepares you for camping in cabins without kitchens, screened cabins, platform tents, or designated tent camping sites with bathroom facilities, water, and a pavilion.

Register for Camping Skills 1 or 2

 

Training Resources

  • Cancellation Policy

    Trainings run rain or shine unless inclement weather would adversely affect a program. In those cases, participants will be notified of cancellation or rescheduling. If Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee (GSMIDTN) cancels the event for any reason GSMIDTN will issue a refund for 100% of the registration fee.

    • Leaders and volunteers may cancel a registration and request a refund in writing no later than 3 weeks (21 days) before an event.
    • Refund requests will be reviewed by council, and you will be notified of the final decision on your request.
    • Refunds will not be issued for no-shows.
    • We do understand that situations arise. Refunds for unexpected sickness or family emergencies will be considered upon request.

    A training that has specified “no refunds” will not grant refund requests for any reason.


    To request a refund, submit the request with explanation in writing.

    • Mail to Girl Scouts of Middle Tennessee – Attn: Volunteer Resources, 4522 Granny White Pike Nashville, TN 37204
    • or Email Volunteer Resources at volunteerresources@gsmidtn.org