Monthly Archives: April 2016

Wood Badge Beads

Ok, here is the full story. The back story. And the parts that no one tells you about. One of my favorite tokens of the Wood Badge experience are the Wood Badge beads. Participants that have completed their ticket wear two. Staff wear three. Directors/Scoutmasters wear four. The head of BSA National Wood Badge wears five.

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Posted in Wood Badge Facts


Ticket Workbook Document

Participants,

We understand there might be some confusion on the Ticket Workbooks you are to use for your tickets.  Please use the attached document for your ticket.  If you already have completed your ticket workbook and it has already been approved by your Troop Guide, that is fine. 

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Posted in During the Course


One Week Count Down

The time nears for the best experience of your life!  You have signed up for the best scout training available.  Not only will this course help you in your scouting venture but everyone we know that has taken Wood Badge has stated this is an excellent course for their personal lives as well as their professional life. 

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Posted in Course Information


Your Troop Guides

Your Troop Guides are some of the best Scouters that the Heart of Virginia Council has been able to find. There are a number of significantly awarded Scouters with many years’ experience working with youth and teaching adults. I am proud of their many skills and you will certainly learn a lot about them.

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Posted in During the Course