Volunteer Learning Opportunities

 

Setting the Foundation

Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska has a strong commitment to providing you – the adult volunteer – with essential tools for leadership success. Our learning opportunities are centered on the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and the “three keys” that will help girls discover, connect and take action so that your girls, and you, will have an enriching experience.

Discovering Girl Scouts:
this free online learning session offers an introduction to the Spirit of Nebraska council and the many resources available. It provides a foundation to the understanding of Girl Scouting and introduces you to the Girl Scout Leadership Experience.
  • Required for new leaders and co-leaders. Recommended for all volunteers.
  • On average, it takes 2 ½ to 3 hours to complete. Once you’ve started your learning, you can stop and start again where you left off.
  • To renew, complete again before the end of five years.
  • To register for Discovering Girl Scouts, click here. You will be redirected to our online registration system.
Connecting to Your Grade Level: this free online learning session provides a preview of Girl Scouting at the Daisy/Brownie/Junior (DBJ) and/or at the Cadette/Senior/Ambassador (CSA) grade levels. You will be introduced to program resources and tools available for each grade level with a detailed look at the Girl Scout Leadership Experience.
  • Required for leaders and co-leaders before meeting with a troop and before meeting with a new grade level group. Recommended for all volunteers.
  • Completing Connecting DBJ (and/or CSA) certifies you in all three grade levels.
  • On average, it takes 2 ½ to 3 hours to complete. Once you’ve started your learning, you can stop and start again where you left off.
  • To renew, complete again before the end of six years.
  • To register for Connecting to Your Grade Level DBJ, click here. You will be redirected to our online registration system.
  • To register for Connecting to Your Grade Level CSA, click here. You will be redirected to our online registration system.
Open this document for instructions on accessing Discovering Girl Scouts and Connecting to Your Grade Level.

Pathways Orientation: this free webinar welcomes you to Spirit of Nebraska; and introduces you to our mission, the Girl Scout Leadership Experience, and the National Girl Scout Program Portfolio.

Discover our outdoor learning opportunities here.

For more information, please visit our Volunteer Resources pages.