Beginnings - Orientation

All Leaders & Co-Leaders are required to attend the Beginnings training prior to starting their troop.

Pre-requisite:  Complete GS101 (Online Training) Go to: and click on “Girl Scouting 101”.  Enter the password “aboutGS101”.  Enter the required information, including our council name - Suffolk County.

Beginnings - Orientation's Objectives:

  • Understand Girl Scout Structure & Policies
  • Indentify the three Leadership Keys
  • Leader's Role & Responsibilities
  • Volunteer Essentials
  • Registration Procedures
  • Troop Finances
  • Parent Meeting & Parent Meeting Handouts
  • How Parents can help

If you have any questions or would like more information about trainings,
please call (631) 472-1625 or email