New Leader Training:

  1. Getting Started for New Leaders - Complete this course first before meeting with girls or parents.
    (Optional - Attend an in-person New Leader Welcome orientation class.)
  2. Troop Money Management - Complete this tutorial before opening a troop account or becoming a signer on a troop account.
  3. Program Basics - Complete this course before taking girls on field trips or within your first three months as a troop leader.

This online course is required for all new troop leaders and co-leaders. The Getting Started course provides new volunteers with the essential information and tools to get started as a troop leader. Pre-requisite: none.

The Troop Money Management course is required for anyone who is opening a troop bank account or who will be a signer on a troop account. Pre-requisite: none.


This series is required for all troop leaders. Program Basics provides troop leaders with important information about uniforms, badges and awards, planning with girls, troop governance, field trips and other activities beyond the meeting place. Complete this course within your first three months as a troop leader.


Get off to a great start by attending a New Leader Welcome class. In this optional fun class, experienced volunteers will welcome you to Girl Scouts, introduce you to how troop meetings work and provide you with essential information and resources to help you get off to a great start on your volunteer journey!