Boy Scouts of America Welding Merit Badge

Boy Scouts of America Introduce First-Ever
Welding Merit Badge

Welding Merit BadgeThe Boy Scouts of America have launched a welding merit badge which will available to Scouts nationwide on February 24, 2012.

Opportunities in the welding field are endless, and Scouts earning their welding merit badge can not only explore the fundamentals of welding, but also learn about the different career paths within the industry.

Welding is the latest of a new group of career oriented merit badges.

Scouts and Scouters interested in learning more about earning the Welding merit badge can click on www.scouting.org/meritbadges for more information. Welding professionals interested in becoming a merit badge counselor can visit the Boy Scouts of America website for more information at www.scouting.org/scoutsource/boyscouts/trainingmodules/meritbadgecounselor instructorsguide.aspx.
To find your nearest local Boy Scout council, visit www.scouting.org/localcouncillocator.aspx.