To attend Wood Badge, you must complete basic training based on your current Scouting position. Click here to see a chart showing the basic training path.

Q: Where can I find more training information?
A: To find information on other core trainings such as Youth Protection Training (YPT), Position Specific or Supplemental training applicable to your role , please to go to, login using your credentials and view specific information about other training courses. Basic training information is available at the Orange County council website.
Q: Is this program only for adults in Scouting?
A: Any individual 18 and older who is currently registered with the Boy Scouts of America and trained for the position they are registered for may take Wood Badge.