We’re glad you’re interested! Wood Badge is intended for all leaders in Scouting—Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, and Venturing leaders, as well as council and district leaders. Focusing on leadership, the object is to demonstrate the aims and methods of Scouting through the presentation of leadership skills, organizational tools, and a variety of activities based on … [Read more…]

Wood Badge Scholarships

We try not to let anything stand in the way of a Scouter attending Wood Badge. PTAC has scholarship money available for those who need financial help. One doesn’t need to be “down and out” to need help. We know of people sending two or three Scouts to summer camp or off on a high … [Read more…]

The Course Director

Paul Kurtzner is Course Director for the PTAC Wood Badge course being held this fall.  This will be Paul’s fourth time staffing Wood Badge, most recently the 2018 course.  Paul is an active Scouter involved with Venturing as well as a past Commissioner in the Voyager Trace district.  He has recruited an exciting staff from … [Read more…]

Staff Development

We just learned we have our 22nd registrant and that we have as many as 10 more waiting on word of scholarships. That is enough participants to receive permission from national to run the course. This translates to 32 people registered of a possible 48. If you want one of those 16 remaining seats, you … [Read more…]