Volunteer Training, Certifications & Awards

Check the Events Page for upcoming local trainings.  

Training Info

GSK Volunteer Training

Courses can be found online using gsLearn  (login to myGS, click gsLearn on the left).   

New Volunteer?

Please make sure to take the New Troop Leadership Courses found as a "Learning Path".   This is where you will find the required courses including Codes of Conduct, Safeguards from Abuse and Child Protection.

Other courses and Learning Paths may be taken, including grade level badges, Camp In - Part A, and etc.  Feel free to browse the gsLearn site.  

For other Form and Guides, including the latest Volunteer Guide, please visit the Main GSK website HERE.  

Training Weekends - click to expand

What is Spring Training Weekend?  Well... It's FUN! and a great way to get all those outdoor (and other) certifications all in one weekend, right before the weather warms up!  (This is also a great opportunity to scope out the camps before taking your girls.)   

Make note of the registration Deadlines for each... they are approaching fast!!

Camp Shantituck - SPRING Training Weekend

May 17th – 19th, 2024   

See flyer HERE. 

This is a super fun weekend to camp with other leaders/adults and check out camp and do some fun learning/training activities while you are there.  Bring your co-leader or come yourself.  Registration info coming soon.  *For camping certification, try to take the Camp In A training prior. They will have Camp In B and Camp Out this weekend.  Deadline to register May 5th

Check Back in March for registration link

Camp Pennyroyal Training Weekend

PAST - April 22nd – 24th, 2022

Information here: Click here to view the PDF 

Register here: https://form.jotform.com/220543365740149 

Deadline to Register: April 8, 2022

Adult Awards

Girl Scout volunteers are the lifeblood of the Girl Scout Movement. Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana volunteers give selflessly of their time and talent to help build girls of courage, confidence, and character. Each year, Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana recognizes outstanding volunteers for their contributions. Volunteers are encouraged to nominate adults for formal adult awards.

Volunteers are also eligible to earn recognitions that acknowledge their commitment to the Girl Scout Movement. All registered Girl Scout volunteers may request and submit the appropriate application form if they have completed the requirements for that recognition.

Full Details can be found in the Adult Awards Booklet - click here.  

Earned Recognitions and Awards Not Requiring Committee Approval 

Years of Membership Numeral Guards  - USE THIS FORM

Adult Volunteer Years of Service Pins - USE THIS FORM

Green Champion Award - USE THIS FORM

Awards Requiring Local Awards and Recognitions Committee or Board Approval

Daisy, Pillar of Support, Juliette Low, Vol. of Excellence, Julitette Low 2, Appreciation Pin, Silver Cardinal, Honor Pin, Gold Cardinal, Heart of Gold, Thanks BAdge, Thanks Badge 2 

Most of these require "letters" of support, except the Daisy and Pillar of Support.   - Use this form to submit a letter of support.  

Adult Education Earned Awards