Wood Badge 2020

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
♦ Scouts BSA
♦ Exploring
♦ Venturing
♦ 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 Butte Creek Scout Ranch for a Two Weekend Course, the Fall of 2020. September 11-13th & September 26-27th. You must attend both weekends.


The course fee is $275. All food, instructional material and recognition items are included in the fee. A $100 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. Each course is limited to 56 participants. 

Wood Badge Association Scholarship Form (fillable)

Camp Scholarships: 

Leaders that need assistance attending camp may click HERE to fill out a 2020 Camp Scholarship Application.  Camp Scholarship Funds are available for Wood Badge Participants.


2020 Wood Badge Flyer


♦ Be registered as an adult leader in the BSA.
♦ Complete the training course specific 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 2020 course session.
♦ Bring to the course an eagerness to learn and willingness to have a lot of fun.

  • Council - 2020 Wood Badge Course (2 weekends)
    September 11, 2020 to September 13

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