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 Course DatesAugust 19-21, 2016

 September 09-11, 2016


Wood Badge is advanced leadership training designed to help Scout leaders reach their full potential and to improve the quality of their units.  It is for all Cub Scout, Boy Scout, and Venturing volunteers including top and assistant leaders and committee members.

The Wood Badge Ticket represents your commitment to complete a set of goals related to your position in Scouting.  The ticket gives you an opportunity to practice and demonstrate a working knowledge of the leadership skills presented during the course.  You will complete your ticket no later than 18 months after the course.   Ticket Workbook_template Wood Badge Participants learn to:

  • View Scouting globally as a family of inter-related value-based programs that provide age appropriate activities for youth.
  • Apply the skills learned from participation as a member of a successful working team.
  • Revitalize their commitment by helping provide Scouting with the leadership it needs to accomplish its mission.
  • Keep Scouting Fun for our Youth!        TrainedBrighter

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Wood Badge training is available only to registered members of the Boy Scouts of America.  All participants must have completed at least Basic Training, which may be available online, for their primary Scouting position.  Basic Training generally consists of:

  • Youth Protection
  • This is Scouting
  • Position Specific Training

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Some positions may also require Outdoor Leadership Skills training Join the Scouters who have earned their beads and become a better prepared leader to serve the youth of our Scouting program.

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She can be reached at dragusa@att.net


What is Wood Badge? In 1911, Baden-Powell took the first steps in training Scouting’s adult leaders by organizing a series of lectures.  The first Wood Badge training session was held in 1929.  Since then, Wood Badge training has continued to evolve in order to meet Scouting’s needs.  Wood Badge for the 21st Century focuses on preparing adults to deliver the mission of Scouting.  As a result of attending Wood Badge training, you will:

  • Acquire contemporary leadership concepts and discover how these apply to our values-based program!
  • Understand Scouting as a family of interrelated, value-based programs providing age appropriate activities for youth!
  • Revitalize your commitment to Scouting by sharing in an inspirational experience!

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“Helping Good Volunteers Become Great Leaders”


Questions? Donna Ragusa, our Course Director is just an email away.
She can be reached at dragusa@att.net

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