Religious Emblems Counselors
Counselors are generally trained adult Scouters
who have committed themselves to working with youth to help them to gain a
deeper understanding of their faith by walking them through a series of prepared
Counselors should be trained in the
religious emblem that they would like to teach. Either the Ad AltareDei or
the Pope Pius XII. Training is held twice yearly, in August and
Counselors should attend the August Counselor's Meeting
to obtain current calendar event list, event dates, times and places, and forms,
booklets and resources. If a counselor cannot attend the meeting, they should have
a parent representative attend for them and make sure they receive all the information.
Counselors should notify the VCCS about their intent to
hold a class by the August Counselor's meeting.
It is highly encouraged that all counselors
attend the monthly council meetings to add input and to keep abreast of schedules and suggested changes to the programs.