Cold Weather Training & OKPIK

Cold Weather Training & OKPIK
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Cold Weather Training
January 14, 2023
8:30am - 3:00pm

Open to all Scouts BSA youth, Venturers & Adult Leaders. This training is required for the OKPIK course.

Topics Include:
-Sleep Systems
-Health & Safety
CWT/OKPIK Brochure | Click Here
Cost $15 (includes lunch and water). Bring your own refreshments.
Last day to register is January 10, 2023 *No walk-ins*

February 17-19, 2023
Camp Scouthaven

OKPIK builds on the basic information presented in the Cold Weather Training program.  Through additional classroom sessions and real winter camping experience, participants strengthen their knowledge base and develop skills through hands-on activities. Trained and experienced instructors deliver the classroom program and serve as guides during the field. 

The GNFC OKPIK Program is open to:

  • All BSA-registered adults
  • BSA-registered Scouts  and Venturers  providing that the unit or individual provide a registered adult
    • The Cold-weather Training Team recommends a minimum age of 14 and First Class for all course participants.  Please consult the Course Director if you have additional questions or concerns.
  • In all cases participants are required to have the appropriate training, experience, and maturity to conduct and care for themselves in a high-adventure setting.
  • BSA Medical Parts A and B are required Download Here
  • COLD-WEATHER TRAINING is a pre-requisite for attending OKPIK.

Click Here to Register