Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills


March 9 – 10, 2019

Belk Scout Camp


This is a fun-filled program of hands-on skills training in the outdoors, designed to help Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters to master and teach the basic camping skills required for Tenderfoot to First Class. This Course is required for Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters to receive the Trained Patch and attend Wood Badge. Instructors will help you learn how to set up camp, cook, work with woods tools, learn about ropes, planning campfire programs, map reading and compass skills, hiking, and packing techniques, nature identification, and Leave No Trace.

Important Information


Course Location:

Belk Scout Camp


9408 Belt Road, Midland, NC 28107


Start Date:

March 9th

Course Director:


Bruce Hethcote


7:00 – 7:45 am


Email Address:

Start Time:

7:45 am


Phone Number:

(704) 877-9109

End Date:

March 10th  





End Time:

12:00 pm


Participation Fee:


$35.00 (food is included*)

+ $1.00 online registration fee


Registration Link:


R E G I S T R A T I O N   I S  N O W  O P E N


Registration deadline is Sunday, March 3rd, 2019 at 6:00 PM


* If anyone has special dietary needs for medical or religious purposes, please let us know and we will accommodate you as best we can.

Schedule Overview






Saturday, Mar 9

7:00 am – 7:45 am




7:45 am

Staff Introductions and Course begins



10:30 pm

Camp overnight


Sunday, March 10

7:00 am

Breakfast at campsites and course continues



12:00 pm

Course ends



If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Course Director.