Wood Badge is the premier training program for all Scout leaders in the Boy Scouts of America. This includes all Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity and Venturing Leaders, District and Council Committee members as well as Professional Scouters. Wood Badge is designed to train adults using the latest leadership skills and techniques. The course will strengthen every volunteer's ability to work with and lead groups of youth and adults.
Philmont Training Center
The Philmont Training Center (PTC) is the only national volunteer training center for the Boy Scouts of America. Since 1950, PTC has provided a unique environment for training volunteer and professional leaders, and a fun family program for every member of the family. Each year, more than 6,000 Scouters and family members attend PTC.
Philmont Leadership Challenge
Ready for something beyond Wood Badge? Hone your Wood Badge leadership skills in our backcountry environment. This course is for Scouters in all programs who have attended Wood Badge. For a flyer, click here.
National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience(NAYLE)
This camp is designed to provide you with a Philmont based wilderness encounter that motivates you to follow a life of helping others succeed based on the values expressed in the Scout Oath and Law.