National Youth Leadership Training is a youth leadership development training program conducted at the council level. The N.Y.L.T. program integrates the best of modern leadership theory with the traditional strengths of the Scouting experience. Through activities, presentations, challenges, discussions, and audio-visual support, NYLT participants will be engaged in a unified approach to leadership that will give them the skills and confidence to lead well. Through a wide range of activities, events, games, and adventures, NYLT participants will work and play together as they put into action the best that Scouting has to offer.
The Scouts must be 13, First Class rank and serving in a Troop position, have long term camping experience and recommended by the Scoutmaster and two other adults in order to participate in N.Y.L.T.