Orientation for new (applying) 4-H adult volunteers - PDF transcript
The PDF format offered on this page is an option for volunteers with limited or no Internet access.
Click for readable and/or printable 4-H volunteer orientation training (PDF) (updated 11-07-2016)
Unit 1 - Our history, mission, pledge, motto and slogan:
Unit 2: Creating a positive learning environment with youth
Unit 3: Connecting with staff to choose the best volunteer role for you
Unit 4: Stewardship of the organization and risk management practices
Unit 5: Staff, web and print resources to support volunteers
- Minnesota 4-H
- 4-H office finders
- Minnesota 4-H volunteers
- National 4-H Council
- National 4-H Council source book
Unit 6: Safety of minors
- Minnesota department of human services - Reporting child abuse and neglect
- Safety of minors policy at the University of Minnesota
After reading the entire PDF, record your completion by signing and submitting the last page of the PDF to your local Extension staff or completing an online survey (link below).
When completing the online survey (click here to access), you will acknowledge that you have read and understand the University safety of minors policy, that you have completed the safety of minors training and understand your duty to report abuse and neglect, and that you will follow the proper procedures for reporting should such a situation arise.