National Youth Leadership Training

2018 Winter NYLT Course Date

December 28, 2018-January 2, 2019

at Camp Trask, 1100 N. Canyon Blvd.

Monrovia, CA 91016


Scouts: Sign Up Now!


NYLT Staff: Sign up here


(National Youth Leadership Training) is a focused, high-energy six-day outdoor experience for Boy Scout Troop/Venturing Crew youth leaders. The Greater Los Angeles Area Council will host a week long course.


What is NYLT?
Participants experience “A month in the life” of an ideal Troop, experiencing team challenges to understanding their own "Quest for the Meaning of Leadership." Some leadership skill objectives include:

  • Developing team visions
  • Goal setting with SMART goals.
  • Project planning – 4W’s
  • Communication - MesSeR
  • Leading EDGE methods
  • Conflict Management – EAR

All offered in a fun outdoor environment within a program infused with the Scouting Spirit. Many colleges, universities and academies have recognized NYLT as a premier leadership program.

Forms: Must be completed and turned in by each participant

All forms must be emailed to on due date listed below

• 2018 Applicant Information Form / due with deposit

• 2018 Consent and Conduct Form / due with 1st payment

2018 Applicant Letter & Equipment List

• BSA Medical Form (Part A, B and C) Are You Going to Camp? is the form to download  /  due with balance payment

Who should attend?

If you’re interested in becoming a more effective leader in both Scouting and in your personal life, participants must:

  • be at least 13 years old as of December 1st 2018
  • be First Class or above in rank, holding or soon to hold a leadership position
  • have completed ILST (Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops) or ILSC (Crew)
  • be recommended by your Scoutmaster/Advisor to represent your Troop/Crew at this Council event.


Payment Schedule

Deposit - 50% Of Total Registration At Registration           *Applicant Information Form due

1st Payment - 25% Of Total Registration By 10/27/2018  *Consent and Conduct Form due

Balance Due - Balance Due By 11/27/2018                      *Completed and Current BSA Medical Form due


CANCELLATION POLICY:  Up until 30 days prior to camp/event:

  • cancellation fee of 25% of total reservation cost for each spot dropped
  • after that, no refunds will be provided
  • balance in full due