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We’ve outlined the required trainings, enrichment opportunities, and needed information to help you make the most out of your time with the girls. We offer in-person and online options for New leader training, so you choose what works for best for you!

Check out these online resources and training courses that you can access whenever it's convenient for you.

The New Leader Training Online Videos are now available.

New Volunteer? Here's what you need to do to get started. 


Complete your registration and volunteer application which includes a background check.


Complete Girl Scouting 101 found below. 


View the GSGST Volunteer Orientation Video.


View the videos in the New Leader Training  section and take the associated knowledge checks for each video. To view face to face training classes please view the training calander here


GS 101

Class is in session—whenever you’re ready! This self-paced, 45-minute course is your online orientation to Girl Scouting, and is required for all volunteers before starting a volunteer position. Just sign in to get started. Select Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas as your council. 

New Leader Training
First Aid/CPR

Nothing is more important than the health and safety of our girls.  First Aid/CPR training is a requirement for every troop so that everyone can be safe while having the fun adventures together. Click here to view our First Aid/CPR training courses to get started.

Enrichment Workshops

Looking to learn more about an aspect of Girl Scouting? Let’s do it! Our Enrichment Workshops held at our Volunteer Conferences and offer workshops on badges, songs, crafts, ceremonies and bridging, games and more. See when Volunteer Conferences are scheduled

Outdoor Skills

Coming Soon!


Please download Volunteer Essentials  which is a resource for volunteers serving girls. This document offers information about the Girl Scout movement and traditions, the Girl Scout Leadership Experience and Journeys, healthy development in girls, how to keep girls safe, taking trips and hosting events, and how to help girls manage group finances, including details on Girl Scout Cookie sale.