Steps to Become a Girl Scout Leader

You’ll be their cheerleader, guide, and mentor, helping them develop skills and confidence that will last long after the meeting is over. Imagine the smiles, the excitement, the memories made—those are the moments you’ll share at Girl Scouts Heart of Michigan.

Getting started is easy. Our staff and volunteers are ready to help you.

1. Apply


2. Prepare

3. Learn

  • Take a Girl Scouts Grade Level course within 90 days of your appointment as a volunteer.
  • Take a Trip Planning course before venturing beyond your meeting space with girls.
  • Take First Aid and Adult/Child CPR as required by our Safety Activity Checkpoints.