2018 Course : S5-549-18

Wood Badge 2018! 

The 2018 Wood Badge course S5-549-18 for Palmetto and Blue Ridge Councils will be held at Camp Bob Hardin in Saluda, NC on two weekends:

 Friday – Sunday     September 14 – 16, 2018

Friday – Sunday     October 12 – 14, 2018 

Both weekends start Friday at 7:00am and end Sunday at approximately 5:30pm.   Participants must attend all six days. 


Course Application and Fee

 The course fee to attend is $190.00 payable in full by July 15, 2018.  A completed application and a $75.00 deposit are required to hold your place in the course.  The course fee covers training materials, food, camping fees, and Wood Badge recognition items (neckerchief, woggle, beads).

S5-549-18 Online Course Application

The course is limited to the first 48 participants who complete their application.    Completed applications beyond 48 will go on the waiting list in the order completed and will be added as openings become available.  An application is considered complete when:

  • the online application is complete;
  • the course fee is paid in full; and
  • the BSA Annual Health and Medical Record (Parts A, B and C) is received.

If you have any questions or just would like to discuss participating in Wood Badge, please contact the S5-549-18 Scoutmaster:

Wayne Hall, Course Director



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