Volunteer Training and Resources

Louisiana 4-H offers many opportunities for 4-H volunteers to learn and grow through networking, local, regional, and national conferences and training opportunities.

Other Louisiana 4-H Volunteer Training Opportunities

Letters to 4-H Volunteer Leaders

The Letters to Leaders series provides volunteers with the resources they need to develop a successful 4-H club or project. The series covers a vast number of topics, from getting started with 4-H to conducting meetings, experiential learning, and more!

Club Leader Handbook

This handbook is an essential resource for any 4-H club leader. This handbook provides an overview of the 4-H program, essential materials for starting and managing a 4-H club, information on 4-H leader professional development, and club risk management guidelines and procedures.

Louisiana 4-H Volunteer Leader Newsletter

In collaboration with the Louisiana 4-H Volunteer Leaders Association (VLA), the 4-H State Office regularly produces a newsletter with information and resources just for volunteers. You can view previous versions:

Louisiana 4-H Volunteer Leader Webinars

The State 4-H Office collaborates with the Louisiana 4-H VLA to regularly produce webinars and virtual training opportunities for volunteers. You can access available webinars on YouTube or our online classroom. You can also register for future webinars.

Project Specific Training

Volunteer Conferences

Activity Specific Resources

Virtual Resources

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