National Youth Leader Training (NYLT) 2020

National Youth Leader Training (NYLT) 2020
Registration Begins
Last Day To Register
12/4/2020 6:00 AM
Age Requirement
Birthdate must be between 12/27/2002 and 12/26/2007
34212 Elks Rd
Slidell, LA, US
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These dates have changed from the original dates due to COVID-19 and are tentative as we wait on guidelines from the state on sleepover camping.  Please continue to check this site to see any changes to the dates.  Location has changed to Elks Slidell, 34212 Elks Road, Slidell, LA.

he success of a youth-led unit rests on well-trained youth leaders that understand the principles 
of leadership. We can help strengthen your unit by training qualified youth at Southeast Louisiana 
Council’s 2020 National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT). The course will take place December 26-31.  The cost for the course is only $200 ($175 early bird if registered by December 1, 2020 ). 

NYLT is an exciting, action-packed, high-energy course full of Scouting skills, advanced leadership 
training, team building and fun. The goal is to return the Youth to their units as noticeably 
better scouts and leaders. The leadership skills taught are universal and can be applied to their 
ambitions outside of the Scouting program.

The requirements to attend are as follows:

Scouts, BSA must:
•Be at least 13 years of age, but not yet 18 by day one of the course
•Have obtained rank of First Class or higher
•Hold a current Leadership Position or will be a candidate in the immediate future
•Have completed Troop Leadership Training (ILST)
•Have Parental and Scoutmaster approval

Venturers must:
•Be currently registered in a Venture Crew
•14, or 13 and have completed eighth grade.
•Hold a current Leadership Position or will be a candidate in the immediate future
•Have completed Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews or Ships.
•Have Parental and Crew Advisor approval Please observe the following registration procedures:
•Have each interested qualifying candidate, Scoutmaster or parent complete online registration 

Have each interested qualifying candidate, Scoutmaster, or parent complete registration online below.

Space for NYLT is limited to the first 36 registrants paid in full, so apply as early as possible. 
Personal resource questionnaires, Code of Conduct, and equipment lists will be mailed to each 
participant after their registration is received. It is suggested that units consider setting aside 
a partial scholarship for youth interested in attending provided they serve in a leadership 
capacity in the unit.

If you have any questions, please contact Course Director, Hope Bald,, or (985-774-8007) or Tracy Jones at the Council Service Center (504-889-0388) or at



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Cancellation Policy
Refund Policy The following policy statement is applicable to all council and district activities where a fee is collected by the Southeast Louisiana Council. Online convenience fees (if applicable) are not refundable. All activities are considered non-refundable, unless there is a medical emergency or a death in the immediate family. Refund requests will only be considered if made in writing. A service charge of twenty-five percent (25%) of the activity fee will be assessed on all refunds to cover the costs incurred in preparation of the activity and processing the refund. Written refund requests must be submitted prior to the start of any event. Any requests after the activity will be considered only for personal illness or family emergencies. No refund requests will be accepted after ten (10) days following the end of the activity. Consideration for a full (minus charges and costs incurred) refund will be considered for special hardship cases and for advanced-level training courses such as Wood Badge. For major activities that require a non-refundable deposit, such as council contingents to the National Jamboree and Philmont, a full refund less the non-refundable deposit will be considered based on the time of the request and the council’s ability to fill the slot with another participant. If the slot is not able to be filled, no refund will be available. No refunds of any fees are available until 30 days after the event. Refund checks will be issued to the individual or entity paying the original fee within 30 days of receipt of the request pending its approval. Fees are only transferable within the same unit to a Scout or adult leader not currently registered for that specific activity. If an activity is canceled or postponed due to weather, every effort will be made to reschedule the activity. If an activity is canceled and the participant cannot participate during the alternate date, the full fee will be refunded minus any service fees and costs incurred by the event prior to the cancellation. This amount may vary from event to event. Send all refund requests to the Program Director at:

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Serving Scouting in Southeast Louisiana Parishes of Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemine,
St. John the Baptist, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. James, St. Tammany, and Terrebonne 

4200 S. I-10 Service Rd. West, Metairie, Louisiana 70001 
P.O. Box 1146, Metairie, Louisiana  70004

(504) 889-0388 Fax: (504) 889-1162 Toll Free: (800) 394-9410


 Council Service Center Hours of Operation
Administrative Offices (Suite 101) - 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday
Council Services (Suite 125) - 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday