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Learning is offered in a variety of ways, so as to best meet your unique learning styles: written resources, face-to-face learning, interactive online learning—and additional methods are being developed and tested all the time!

Learning opportunities ensure that you have the support you need in Girl Scouting. These experiences will help you work more effectively with Girl Scouts.

NEW!  Volunteers now have the option to take part in new online trainings via our new training website at On the site, online training is available based on your role. Select from the training categories that fit your needs—e.g., Daisy troop leader, troop treasurer, service unit manager, etc.—to find links to online learning, resources, recorded webinars, and more. You are also able to track the trainings you have completed and earn virtual badges. It’s a one-stop shop for just-in-time trainings 24/7. Click on the button below to access.

online training button

View available courses and register here

Take a course in person | Take a course online |Take a self study course

Check out some Cool Tools & print resources 


eBiz Tutorials

How to Create an eBiz Account How to Purchase your Adult Membership  
How to Navigate eBiz as a New Leader How to Purchase your Girl Scout Membership 
How to Add a Child to an Adult Account     

Classroom Options

To sign up for our classroom option courses, login to eBiz and search for your course by using the titles below.


Council Orientation


Basic Leader


Indoor Overnight

First Aid & CPR


Domestic Troop



Special Events &

Money Earning


Special Events is now Special Events & Money Earning

Do you want to learn how to run events? Then take this class to learn how to run an event for your troop or service unit. Whether your intention is to earn money or you just like to do events; this class will teach you event planning, budgeting, and what forms are needed. A new e-Form* has been created for easy use and submission.


Special Events & Money Earning e-Form

Event Change Request e-Form

Final Report e-Form


*As of January 1, 2014 paper forms will no longer be accepted for Special Events.


Announcing two new classes!

Basic Leader

Domestic Troop Travel  

The Indoor Overnight class is a pre-requisite for Domestic Troop Travel. 


Online Courses

Girl Scouting 101

Series & Events What's New for 2014-15 Volunteer Essentials 

Self Study Courses

Below are courses you may complete online for GSGLA council credit. Please make sure you complete an evaluation if included. You will receive an email confirming your completion of the course and evaluation. If you have not received an email within 10-14 business days, please contact Kristin Tierney at or 

 (626) 677-2272.

Council Orientation (CO)


Online Course

CO PowerPoint

Volunteer Essentials &

Safety Activity Checkpoints

Special Events & Money Earning (SEME)

Online Course

SEME Manual

Event Flier Checklist

SEME Course Evaluation
The Special Events & Money Earning Online Course and Manual are currently being updated, and have been temporarily removed. Visit the Adult Education Calendar for face-to-face or webinar trainings to receive the most accurate and updated information. 


Troop Treasurer


Troop Treasurer Training Webinar

Troop Treasurer Training Webinar PPT

TT Position Description

Troop Finance Workbook

Troop Dues Record Form

Payment Request Form

Finance Autofill Ledger

Finance Report Submittal eForm

Deposit Record Form

Debit-Cash Receipt Form

Everything About Troop Financials

The troop financial webinar and supporting materials have been removed temporarily in order to update them with the most current procedures. Thank you for your patience while we work to improve your volunteer experience.

*Some Mac users may have problems accessing these recorded webinars. In order to better assist you, please contact Kristin Tierney,, for help accessing these training videos.

Service Unit Position Orientation Resources

Please note: Each Service Unit Position Training webinar will be updated on this page after the live webinar has taken place. Once you have viewed the Service Unit Recruiter webinar/video, contact Kristen Tierney, ktierney@girlscoutsla.orgfor updating of your training record. Thank you for your patience as we update all of the materials and resources.

Service Unit


Orientation PowerPoint 

Orientation Manual

Orientation Webinar

Webinar 9.25.14

Service Unit


 Orientation PowerPoint   

 Orientation Manual

 Orientation Webinar 

Service Unit 

Troop Consultant

 Orientation PowerPoint    

 Orientation Manual

 Orientation Webinar

Service Unit


Orientation PowerPoint

Orientation Manual

Orientation Webinar
SU Financials Revision
& Approving Process


Service Unit

Registrar (Coming Soon)

Orientation PowerPoint

Orientation Manual

Orientation Webinar

Service Unit

Communication Coordinator

Orientation PowerPoint

Orientation Manual

Orientation Webinar

Orientation Webinar Q&A

Publicity Training PowerPoint

Publicity Training Webinar

Publicity Training Q&A

Summer Quarterly Meeting Webinar

Summer Quarterly Meeting PowerPoint

Service Unit 

Cookie Mentor 

Orientation PowerPoint

Orientation Manual

Orientation Webinar

Service Unit

Cookie Program Chair

Orientation PowerPoint

Orientation Manual

Orientation Webinar


Service Unit

Placement Coordinator

Orientation Webinar

*Some Mac users may have problems accessing these recorded webinars. In order to better assist you, please contact Kristin Tierney,, for help accessing these training videos.

Volunteer Enrichment

Quick video refreshers from GSUSA regarding the Girl Scout experience.



Girl Scout Leadership Experience Overview

The Mission, Promise, and Law

3 Processes for Girl Scout Volunteers

Staying Safe

Ages and Stages

The Girls Guide To Girl Scouting

Volunteer Opportunities

Girl Scout Leadership Experience (GSLE)


The Journeys and the GSLE

Leader Skill Builder Flier