Welcome to National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)

NYLT is a focused, high-energy outdoor experience for Scout BSA Troop/Venturing Crew youth leaders. Participants experience 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.


NYLT Courses at Camp Trask

June 16-18, 2023 and June 30-July 2, 2023 (both weekends required)

Participant fee: $295 in-council,  $345 out of council
Staff fee: $125 (paid after selected)