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Learning and Enrichment

Whether you are new leader or in your fifth cookie season, our volunteer learning and enrichment sessions are designed to engage with volunteers at every stage of Girl Scouting to provide you with the information, resources, and skills to feel prepared and confident in leading girls.  With these offerings, we strive to enhance your leadership skills to build girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. 

All in-person learning and enrichment opportunities are listed on our events page and online learning can be found through our website. Each Fall, Girl Scouts of Colorado hosts Leadership Summits across the state to bring fun and engaging workshops to you.

Visit our e-learning site

We know that training is critical to a successful volunteer experience, and for that reason, we are continually adding to our training portfolio. Check the event list and e-learning site regularly.

Search for in-person trainings in the Events Calendar.

These are just some of the trainings we offer:

 First Year Troop Leaders:
Program Level 101

This in-person training is your ticket to a super successful troop! Learn how to plan, organize, and engage your troop in Girl Scouts. Offered for Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Older Girls, and Multi-Level. 

Volunteer Toolkit

Online! Plan your Girl Scout year with ease using this helpful tool! Explore Girl Scout National Leadership Journey and Badges, set troop meeting dates, communicate with caregivers, and so much more.  

Managing Troop Finances

Online! Learn how to prepare and manage a budget for your troop while getting some tips for saving money!

Field Trips and Outings

Online! Ready to go on your first troop outing? Learn how to prepare your girls (and yourself!) and make sure everyone has taken all the necessary steps to have a safe and fun experience.

Successful Leader Learning Foundation 1

Online! Basic overview of the key concepts of the Girl Scout Leadership Experience that will help you start your troop year. 

 
 Prepare for Troop Adventures:
Overnight Trips

Online or in person! Required before planning an overnight trip. Your girls are on the go and ready for adventure! Let Girl Scouts share our best tips for stress-free, safe trip and help you plan for great girl-led trips.

Cooking and Camping

In person! Required before cooking outdoors and/or camping. You'll spend the day flexing some outdoor skills muscles. You want to have safe, organized, fun and memorable camping trips with your girls - let us help you get prepared! Prerequisite: Overnight Trips. Materials Fee: $10.

Extended Trips

Online! Required before planning a trip of 3 nights or more. Your Juniors are ready for their first road trip, or maybe your Seniors want to go global and you want to be right there with them. Extended Trips training addresses safety, offers advice on budgeting and how to include girls in planning. Plus there's information about Girl Scout travel opportunities and additional resources shared. Prerequisite: Overnight Trips.

Interested in becoming a Volunteer Trainer?
Our Volunteer Trainers are critical to bringing learning opportunities across the state. Email brandi.martinez@gscolorado.org for information on becoming a Volunteer Trainer.