Bighorn Youth Leadership Training

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National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home units and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others.

The Big Horn NYLT Course is leadership training experience sponsored by the Denver Area Council and held annually at Tahosa High Adventure Base near Ward, Colorado.  Highly qualified youth staff under the supervision of adult advisors conducts the training.

The course models a month in the life of a unit.  The training consists of six days of Scout activities culminating in an overnight outpost camp.

Troop 640 REQUIRES that all scouts interested in performing in the role of Senior Patrol Leader (SPL) and Asst. Senior Patrol Leader (ASPL) have completed Bighorn Youth Leadership Training.

Troop 640 reimburses Big Horn National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT) training at 50% of the cost once the course is completed.