Wood Badge


What is Wood Badge?

Wood Badge is Scouting's most advanced training course, focusing on Leadership, Personal and Team Development. Inspired by Robert Baden-Powell, Wood Badge has provided the ultimate training for thousands of leaders around the world.

Who should attend Wood Badge?

Wood Badge is intended for all leadership positions, both volunteer and professional, across all of Scouting's programs.

♦Cub Scout
♦Boy Scout
♦Sea Scouts
♦Council and District positions

How will You benefit?

♦Understand, then apply, key communication, planning, leadership, and team development skills to create high-performance teams and develop other team members & leaders. Realize these same benefits in all of your personal, professional & volunteer endeavors.
♦Make a positive difference in the quality of your Scouting program and the impact that Scouting has on the lives of its members.
♦Be better prepared to give our youth the opportunity to live Scouting’s values and to become better citizens!

When & Where
Join us at Camp Ho Non Wah for a "Two-Weekend" Course in the Winter of 2023.  January 14-16, 2023, and February 18-19, 2023.  You must attend both weekends.


The course fee is $275. All food, instructional material, and recognition items are included in the fee. A $55 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. Each course is limited to 48 participants. 


♦Be registered as an adult leader in the BSA.
♦Complete the training course specifically for your Scouting position including Youth Protection Training.
♦Provide the Annual Health & Medical Record Parts A,B, and C valid through the final day of your selected 2022 course session.
♦Bring to the course an eagerness to learn and willingness to have a lot of fun.