Wood Badge

2018 Course Information Course Director Michele Poloka – (925) 262-3613 wb2018mdsc@gmail.com, 707-372-6939 Course Dates – September 14-16, October 6-8, 2017 @Camp Herms, El Cerrito, CA Course Fee – $225 until January 27th 2018, then $250 from January 28th 2018. Includes all course materials, meals, camping fee, course neckerchief, and a T-shirt. Fees are fully refundable […]

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OKPIK II – Cold Weather Camping II

Moving beyond the initial awareness course, this course provides a backcountry experience and covers the planning and safety aspects of the “Cold Weather” activity in more depth. This course is open to all registered Scouting adults who have completed the HAT Core Course and Cold Weather Awareness. Parts A, B, and C of the Annual Health and Medical Record is required […]

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Cycling Awareness

This awareness course covers skills and techniques for planning and leading a successful cycling outing. Course topics include: Tour Planning, Personal Equipment & Gear, Team Equipment, Food & Nutrition, Navigation, Safety While Riding, Injury First Aid, Life on the Road/Trail, Where To Tour and includes an outdoor practical/outing. This course is open to all registered […]

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Canoeing Awareness and Paddle Craft Safety

Canoeing Awareness is combined with the BSA Paddle Craft Safety Program.  This course covers skills and techniques for planning and leading a successful paddling outing.  Course topics include: Planning & Leadership, Types of Paddling, Equipment, Safety, Orienting the Paddler, Paddling Strokes & Techniques, Maneuvers, River Reading and Running as they relate to Paddle Sports Awareness. This […]

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