Course Overview

What is Wood Badge?

The course follows five central themes:

 Living the Values

  • Drive Vision, Mission, and Values
  • Know the Territory
  • Inspire the Heart

Growing

  • Know Thyself
  • Communication
  • Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn
  • Apply Interpersonal Savvy

Connecting

  • Communicate Effectively
  • Learn to Listen, Listen to Learn
  • Include and Optimize Diverse Talent
  • Apply Interpersonal Savvy
  • Manage Conversations

Guiding

  • Include and Optimize Diverse Talent
  • Plan With a Bias for Action
  • Develop Individuals and Teams
  • Manage Conversations
  • Coach and Mentor
  • Embrace and Lead Change
  • Create a Culture:  “Train Them, Trust Them, Let Them Lead”

Empowering

  • Plan With a Bias for Action
  • Coach and Mentor
  • Embrace and Lead Change