Troop Leader


Core Leadership Training

New leaders and adult volunteers gain an overview of the Girl Scout organization and the Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE). At least one Core Leadership-trained adult must be present at all Girl Scout meetings and outings. Take these steps in order:

1. Volunteer Application and Background Check

The first step to becoming a new leader is to complete a volunteer Application and Background Check. Any adult that will be volunteering needs to complete a background check. If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact our volunteer services team at or (619) 610-0821. FAQ's about Background check HERE

    • Click HERE to complete Volunteer Disclosure and Screening application.

2. Complete Online Course: Getting Started with your troop

Complete Getting Started with Your Troop, an online course. Email to request an invite.

3. Attend Workshop Introduction Course

Register and attend Our Intro to Girl Scouts class which is for all levels of Girl Scouts. Click HERE for this of class availability.