Communications Merit BadgeCommunications Merit Badge

Block A (9:00-11:00 M/W) or Hour 3 (4:00-5:00 M-Th)


Attend a public meeting (city council, school board, debate) approved by your counselor where several points of view are given on a single issue. Practice active listening skills and take careful notes of each point of view. Present an objective report that includes all points of view that were expressed, and share this with your counselor.
At camp, scoutmasters and adult leaders may notify instructors if their scouts have completed these requirements prior to arrival.

What to Bring:
Paper and pen

Requirements:  Click Here


  • This Badge is part of the Pinnacle Program and participants must be at least 13 years of age or Star Rank.
  • Scouts camping in East or West are welcome to attend either session.