Getting Your Post Up
Organizing an Explorer
post (group) in your organization is easy! Just follow the
Five-Step Plan for Post Program Development:
Commitment: Secure a commitment from the chief executive
officer of the participating organization.
Development Meeting: A training and program development
meeting for post adult leaders conducted by an Exploring
Meeting: A special and exciting hands-on meeting held
annually by each post to recruit new youth participants.
Development Meeting: A program planning meeting with
Explorers' input to reach agreement on post monthly
Officers' Seminar: Training meeting for elected post
Learning for Life
provides Explorer posts with the following support:
volunteer staff to help the post succeed
training, and guiding of a volunteer district/division
support staff organization
An annual Explorer
program planning conference
An annual career
interest survey of all high schools in the community
and the use of Learning for Life facilities, such as camp
for Participating Organizations
General liability insurance covers the participating
organization on a primary basis for any responsibility they may
have on Exploring-related matters without asking the
participating organization or its own insurance to be involved.
Adult and Youth
Learning for Life provides basic and advanced adult leader
training sessions along with an annual post leader workshop,
quarterly Advisor meetings, and an annual Learning for Life
program planning conference.