| This is the Boy Scout Woodwork Merit Badge.|
Webelos Scouts can earn the Craftsman Activity Badge.
|Woodwork requires prior counselor approval for requirement #6d.|
|Woodwork merit badge|
|BSA Advancement ID:||119|
|Latest pamphlet revision:||2008|
| A FREE workbook for Woodwork is available here! |
with the maps, charts, links, diagrams, and checklists you need!
|meritbadge.org has PDF and DOC versions of|
Boy Scout merit badge workbooks,
Webelos workbooks, and Cub Scout workbooks.
- Per the BSA: "You should read the merit badge pamphlet on the subject." Pamphlets (books) are at local Scout Shops and online at ScoutStuff.org.
- "Get a signed Merit Badge application from your Scoutmaster." An online, printable Word doc file version is available.
- 1: First Aid
- Your handbook is your primary reference. See First Aid Skills for step-by-step instructions and lesson video links.
- See also: First Aid Merit Badge Pamphlet - First Aid Kit - Emergency Kit - Guide to Safe Scouting - Physcial
- 3: Totin' Chip
- 6: The graph paper you need is included in the Woodwork Worksheet
- How to Use a Jig Saw - How to Use a Belt Sander - How to Use a Lathe - How to Use a Miter Saw
- How to Use an Orbital Sander - How to Use a Finishing Sander - How to Make Shadow Box - How to Build Bookshelves
Art Awards Links - (Woodwork is an applied art) Art-related awards
- Boy Scout Merit Badges: Architecture - Art - Basketry - Bugling - Cinematography - Cooking - Graphic Arts - Indian Lore - Leatherwork - Metalwork - Model Design and Building - Music - Photography - Pottery - Sculpture - Theater- Wood Carving - Woodwork
- Venturing: Arts and Hobbies Bronze Award - Outdoor Living History (Ranger Award elective)
- Webelos Activity Badges: Artist - Craftsman - Showman
- Cub Scout Belt Loops & Pins: Art - Music
General Merit Badge information
- An Introduction to Merit Badges – how to get started, who chooses the counselor, etc.
- Merit Badge Worksheets & Requirements – with the revision dates, diagrams, charts, checklists, logs, and links you need.
- Merit Badge Application – offers online resources to let you print "Blue Cards," etc.
- Merit Badge FAQ – answers dozens of questions like: Who can be a counselor? Can requirements be added or removed?
- Merit Badges Requiring Prior Approval – Certain requirements need prior approval. Most do not. Here is the list.
- Also see: Most Popular Merit Badges – Merit Badge Policies – Eagle-Required Merit Badges – Merit Badge Days
- Additionally: List of Merit Badges by Field of Study – Merit Badge Pamphlets & Libraries
- Merit Badge Counselors must complete Youth Protection Training, file an Adult Application (and Merit Badge Counselor Information Form); and be approved by the local council. (See the Guide for Merit Badge Counselors for additional details.)
- Woodworking With Scouts
- The Oak Factory
- Woodworker's Journal
- The Woodworking Catalog
- rec.woodworking FAQ's
- Steve Shook's Directory of Forest Products, Wood Science, and Marketing
- Woodworking Tips and Techniques
- American Scrollsawing