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Merit Badge Counselor Training

posted Sep 8, 2013, 6:41 PM by Sundeep Gupta
We will be holding a special Merit Badge Counselor Training at Tuesday's meeting (Sept. 10).  To to qualify as a merit badge counselor, you must
 Be at least 18 years old and of good character.
 Be registered with the Boy Scouts of America (position code 42).
 Complete Youth Protection training.
 Be recognized as having the skills and education in the merit
badge subjects covered and hold any required qualifications 
and training as outlined in the Guide to Safe Scouting or the 
Guide to Advancement—or use others so qualified.
 Be able to work with Scout-age boys.

Please bring proof of completion of Youth Protection Training to the training class to be submitted to the Council with your Merit Badge Counselor registration which will be completed during the session.

If you are unable to attend the training, Merit Badge Counselor training is held regularly on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at the Palo Alto Service Center @ 7:30 pm and the 4th Thursday of the month @ 7:30 pm at Redeemer School in Redwood City (email Pam Fosnes at if you plan to attend the training at Redeemer.  Class is cancelled if no emails are received for the upcoming session)

If you have any questions contact Donna Marcopulos (