Swedish version coming soon

Qualified Scout Leader Training

This course is based on the Orthodox Church’s faith and offers leadership training for those who work in a Scout group or another kind of youth group and who would like to take more responsibility for the leadership and management of such a group. We offer theoretical and practical training and students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to help run and lead a youth project. They will also learn how to become trusted and responsible Christian instructors.

Download Syllabus below:

Qualified Scout Leader Training Syllabus (in Swedish)


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Quick Facts

Length: 1 year

Study Pace: Part-time (50%)

Teaching Hours: Weekends
Type of Instruction: Distance learning with occasional on-campus meetings
Language of Instruction: Swedish
Location: Campus Södertälje

Level: Seminary

Organizer: Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola

In addition to the requirements stated in the course description, all students need to be at least 18 year old, be officially registered in Sweden and have a sufficient knowledge of the language of instruction.

Fees: Tuition at Sankt Ignatios Folkhögskola is free for everyone who is a citizen of Sweden or another EU country or who have been granted permission to live in Sweden. Students must be registered as living in Sweden. 

Service Fees: Students are required to pay a service fee. The service fee for this course is SEK 400 per semester