Trainer's Edge 2019


Sep 14, 2019 8:00 am to 4:00 pm



Council Service Center
333 West Haywood Street
Asheville, NC 28801
Location Phone: (828) 254-6189


Please use Online Registration at the bottom of this page.

Trainers Edge Flyer HERE

WHAT:   Trainer's EDGE is the second “train the trainer” course offered by BSA and is aimed at participants who have completed Fundamentals of Training (BSA’s first introductory “train the trainer” course) or who have other experience teaching. The course teaches methods to improve training and presentation skills and allows the participants to receive feedback while they practice the EDGE training model (Explain, Demonstrate Guide and Enable).


WHO: Trainer’s EDGE is required for Wood Badge staff and NYLT staff and is recommended for all Scouts and Scout leaders who conduct any type of training and are interested in improving their training and presentation skills.


WHEN:  Saturday, September 14, 2019 (Check-in: 8:00-8:30am – Close: 4:00pm)


WHERE:  Daniel Boone Council Service Center (Ashville, NC)


COST:  $8.00                                                                UNIFORM:  Scout Uniform


REGISTRATION:  Registration deadline is Wednesday, September 11, 2019.  You may register online at the Council website or contact the Scout Office:   828) 254-6189   with your credit card , or mail in your check.


 Participants:   Be Prepared to present a 10-minute long presentation to your team and   staff on a Scouting topic of your choice using flipchart, table-top notebook-flipchart, note cards, felt board or similar tools. Whiteboards and markers will be available. Bring any needed materials, equipment or props for the presentation to the course.  Presentations must include a visual aid. You will receive feedback on your presentation. (Feedback is a Gift…It Truly Is!)


Contacts:  Peggy Jones (

Staff Advisor: James Hylemon (

Position Name Telephone
Toe River/Nantahala District Executive James Hylemon (828) 275-3075 Email