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Wood Badge: A Game Changer or Merely Hype?

Attendees often use phrases like 'inspirational' and even 'life-changing' to describe their Wood Badge experience. But is the week-long leadership training experience all that it's cracked up to be? Can a week of camping really have the impact proclaimed by its champions?

Wood Badge for the 21st Century is the modern iteration of an adult training?course that has been evolving since Scouting?s?first days. Early in the movement, Baden Powell saw the need to provide high quality training to adults, that need hasn?t changed.

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Wood Badge Training is for all programs including Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Varsity and Venturing?

Come and Join the Ranks of Effectively?Trained Wood Badge Leaders

Don't Wait... be a?Motivated Leader

Getting Ready for 2018? 2018 Wood Badge Course Flyer

Want to Know More?

Venturer's Wanted April 4 - 6, 2018 (Spring Course) or Sept 20-21, 2018 (Fall Course) to help staff teach Wood Badge participants Scouting skills.
Download Venturer Wanted Flyer for complete information.

Venturer Registration is Open (Spring)  or Venturer Registration is Open (Fall)

Spring Course Director - Bobby Takana

Fall Course Director - Ed Bertola

Click here for Spring 2018 Registration.

Click here for Fall 2018 Registration.

Do You Have All the Tools of Leadership?

Why Wood Badge?

Read this wonderful article about the amazing benefits of attending Wood Badge Course (Click Here)

The Best Adult Leader Training Golden Empire Council Has to Offer

update: August 21, 2017


251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 929-1417

Hours of Operation:
8:30am - 5:00pm (M-F)
Closed Saturday & Sunday

River City Scout Shop

251 Commerce Circle
Sacramento, CA 95815

phone: (916) 649-1800

Hours of Operation:
9:00am - 6:00pm (M,T,TR,F)
9:00am - 6:30pm (W)
10:00am - 4:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday

NorCal Scout Shop - Chico

3881 Benater Way, Suite D
Chico, CA 95928

phone: (530) 809-0400

Hours of Operation:
11:00am - 6:00pm (W-F)
10:00am - 2:00pm (Saturday)
Closed Sunday, Monday & Tuesday

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