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Woodbadge Weekend 1
Date: November 30, 2018 - December 2, 2018 | Time: 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wood Badge S7-425-18
Weekend I – October 26-28, 2018 & Weekend II – November 30 – December 2, 2018
Course Director: Bob Weagraff
Wood Badge is a course for all Scout leaders, Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity Scout, and Venturing leaders, as well as council and district leaders. Its focus is on leadership, emphasizing modern leadership skills. Regardless of whether you are a new scout leader or a seasoned volunteer, you will learn to be a more effective leader in any position you hold in scouting.
Wood Badge is considered by many as a peak experience in their Scouting careers. Wood Badge leaders have affected the lives of millions of America’s youth. All units deserve the best-trained leaders.
Who Can Attend?
To attend this Wood Badge course, you must:
- Be a registered adult member of the Boy Scouts of America.
- Have completed the basic training courses for your Scouting position (eligible to wear the Trained emblem).
- Be capable of functioning safely in an outdoor environment. All participants are required to complete the Annual Health and Medical Record form.
- Find “Trained” Leader Requirements here…
- Acquire a global view of Scouting as a family of interrelated, values-based programs providing age-appropriate activities for youth.
- Become familiar with contemporary team leadership concepts utilized in corporate America and leading government organizations.
- Experience the stages of team development and practice leadership approaches appropriate for those stages.
- Have a great deal of fun in the company of interesting, like-minded individuals.
- Develop a renewed commitment to provide Scouting with the best possible leadership.
Refund Policy Fees are generally not refundable; however they are transferable to other Scouts in the same unit. Full refunds will only be considered if requested in writing using the Activity Transfer/Refund Request Form a minimum of two weeks prior to the start of Council organized activity (cub camp, merit badge days, jamboree, Philmont, etc.) and are subject to approval by the Council Camping Committee.
Partial refunds may be given for later requests due to emergencies, medical situations or mandatory summer school. Requests for partial refunds must be received in writing by the Director of Support Services no later than 10 days after the conclusion of activity and will be reviewed by the Council Camping Committee. Notify the Director of Support Services immediately if a Scout may not attend activity due to illness, injury or a personal issue. All refunds will be issued via check.
All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing and mailed to the Council Service Center attention Director of Support Services or emailed to Matthew.email@example.com Attention: Activity Transfer/Refund Request. Please include how the check should be made out, who it is to be mailed to, and all pertinent information in relation to the reason for the refund.