Timpanogos DistrictUnit Service - Commissioner Page

 

Unit Service - Commissioner Page 


A unit commissioner is successful when the units he or she serves are providing a quality program for youth.

Resources for New and Continuing Unit Commissioners (UC's) and Assistant District Commissioners (ADC's)

Step One: Get Registered, either as a Unit Commissioner, or Assistant District Commissioner, depending on you assignment.  Download Adult Leader Application. Sign this form and return it to the District Commissioner.

Step Two: Get Trained.  Complete Commissioner Fast Start Online.  Complete Commissioner Basic Training See Calendar for training dates.  Also find additional training information at the council training page.

Step Three: Explore other commissioner resources here such as manuals, support materials, and scout shop items.  Use this District Web Site and the Council site to serve units.

Step Four: Being Servicing Units.  Use the Journey to Excellence as a guide for unit health.  Visit units formally or informally.  Make notes of your visits in the Unit Visit Traking System on Myscouting.org.

Typical Commissioner Structure

Additional Resources

Stake or Sub-District
Stake Presidency - High Councilman - ADC's - Oversee 5-6 UC's
Young Men's President - UC - Venturing - 3-4 Wards or Units Primary President - UC - 11-Year-Old's - 3-4 Wards or Units
1st Counselor - UC - Varsity Scouting - 3-4 Wards or Units 1st Counselor - UC - Cub Packs - 3-4 Wards or Units
2nd Counselor - UC - Boy Scouting - 3-4 Wards or Units 2nd Counselor - UC - Cub Packs - 3-4 Wards or Units
Additional UC's as needed to maintain 3-4 UC's per unit ratio - A typical stake will need about 3 more UC's to help the stake YM do their job adequately. Additional UC's as needed to maintain 3-4 UC's per unit ratio - A typical stake will need one more UC to help with 11-year-olds.

For the Strength of Youth

Position To-Dos First Week Month Quarter

Program Features Volume 1

Program Features Volume 2

Program Features Volume 3

Sample Annual Plan

Sample Weekly Activity Plan

Scout Handbook

Scouting Positions Calling List

Theme-based Program Planning

Training Resources Web Links

Council Login
 
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