All about Badges

Everybody loves badges! And we love it when Beavers earn their badges, but if you are new to scouting they may just seem confusing. So here is a rundown on the badges.

Challenge Awards

There are 6 challenge awards - if you get all 6 then you have earned your Chief Scout's Bronze Award

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Activity Badges


There are 19 activity badges, these badges are a great way to reward the Beavers' efforts, both whilst at Beavers and activities they do outside of Beavers.

There are also 14 Staged Activity badges that can be progressed throughout the Scout sections. This means that a young person can gain whichever badge is appropriate to the level they have reached. It is possible, for example, for a Beaver Scout who is an excellent swimmer to gain a higher level badge than a Scout who has just taken up the activity

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