2020 Virtual Merit Badge Camp Week 2

2020 Virtual Merit Badge Camp Week 2
Last Day To Register
8/6/2020 5:00 PM
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Week 2


The Southwest Florida Council will be offering two, one week-long sessions of online merit badge camp beginning Monday, August 3rd  for any Scout currently registered to a Scouts BSA unit.  This is a unique opportunity for Scouts to earn badges, not readily available at their units, from the comfort of home.  All badges will be taught by qualified, adult instructors approved by the Council Advancement Committee.

After registration, Scouts will receive a Zoom Video Conference meeting code (separate e-mail to be sent Sunday night prior to the start of that session, not on your registration receipt)Please install the free Zoom Video Conference app (www.zoom.us) on your phone, tablet or computer prior to the class. Scouts will also receive a class specific e-mail address to send all homework to.  

Cost: $10.00 for each merit badge (online registration/payment only)

Available Sessions

WEEK 1: (Registration Closes 7/30/20 at 5 pm) 


Monday, August 3rd - Thursday, August 6th 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Communications (Mon - Thurs)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Public Speaking (Mon - Thurs)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Truck Transportation (Mon - Thurs)

Saturday, August 8th - Sunday, August 9th 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Citizenship in the World (SAT & SUN)
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - American Cultures (SAT & SUN)

WEEK 2: (Registration Closes 8/6/20 at 5 pm) 

Monday, August 10th - Thursday, August 13th 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Citizenship in the Nation (Mon - Thurs)
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Scouting Heritage (Mon - Thurs)
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Safety (Mon - Thurs)

Saturday, August 15th - Sunday, August 16th 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Art (SAT & SUN) 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Inventing (SAT & SUN)

Registration is simple.  Click on the button below to register for classes during a specific week.  Each week is a separate registration form (separate link below). Registration for each class will be limited to 50 students.  Only those Scouts who register for courses will receive advancement credit.  Links may not be shared.

Note: Most merit badges will have homework or requirements that will need to be completed during or after the virtual camp sessions.

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Cancellation Policy
Event Cancellation Policy: Once registration fees have been paid, an individual may become ill or otherwise be unable to attend an event. As the event has already incurred expenses related to the activity such as program supplies, ins., food, patches, etc., event fees are non-refundable & non-transferable. An exception will be made ONLY if a request is received in writing or email (not phone) and submitted to the Southwest Florida Council Office by the individual no less than 72 hours before the date of the event. In most cases, only a partial refund can be made. Refunds for inclement weather will be made only if the event is cancelled. No refunds will be given on the Event Processing Convenience Fee.

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