Merit Badge Clinics

Citizenship in the Nation (session 1 only) (Johnathon Dunn – -#2,3,6,8

Family Life (session 2 only) (Johnathon Dunn – 3,4,5,6

Salesmanship (session 1 only) (Gavin Froehlich– – #2c & 6

May 11, 2024

Animation (session 1 only) (Gavin Froehlich– –

     #4a- Tour an animation studio, and # 5-Career opportunities. There are links to some tour videos below. We will share your findings during class.

     Pixar animation studio tour-

     Staffordshire University-

     Dreamworks Studio (kinda old)-

Archaeology (session 2 only) (Ron Graham – #4

Communications (session 2 only) (CR Borg – – 

     Scouts must bring already finished:

  • 1a. For one day, keep a log in which you describe your communications activities.
  • 4. The notes on the interview that the Scout will use for the oral introduction.
  • 5. Notes on a public meeting – use of online meetings is OK.
  • 7c. Use desktop publishing to produce a newsletter, brochure, or a flier. Samples of acceptable newsletter, brochure, and flier will be provided. 
  • 8. Proof from a Scout leader that the Scout was master of ceremonies for a COH, campfire, or a Scout’s Own worship service.
  • 9. A one-page essay on a career in the field of communication.  The essay must start with 3 careers and then focus on the chosen one.

      Scouts must be ready to do an oral presentation in the merit badge class:

  • 2b. (3 minutes max each) Choose a concept, product, or service, build a sales plan, and try to persuade the counselor to agree with, to use, or to buy it. Sample of acceptable presentation will be provided.
  • 3. (5 minutes each) Give a 5-minute speech. (The speech must actually be 5 minutes.)
  • Break – 5 minutes.
  • 4. (2 minutes max each) Deliver an introduction of the person you interviewed.
  • 6.(5 minutes max each) Teach a skill using the EDGE method. 

Journalism (session 1 only) (Daniel Orr – – # 1-5 emailed to Mr. Orr one week before class starts so he has time to review paperwork

Programming (session 1 only) (Hunter Ballinger – – 1. Safety.Do the following:  a. Show your counselor your current, up-to-date Cyber Chip.

Life To Eagle Workshop-April 20, 2024 8:00am-11:00am

Preparing For a Merit Badge Clinic

Preparation: Merit Badge Worksheet: Click Here

Completion of the worksheet does not mean you have completed the merit badge. It will simply better prepare you for the class.

Prerequisites: Prerequisites will be announced for each specific Merit Badge
Cyber Chip: 

Please complete your Cyber Chip before attendance: Click Here

Blue Cards:

Remember your Scoutmaster must approve your working on this Merit Badge. If you are a member of the Las Vegas Area Council your unit can create an online blue card in Scoutbook. For instructions on how to create an online blue card Click Here

If you are a Scout from another council or if your unit is not using Scoutbook, we will send an electronic Blue Card indicating completion once the Counselor has verified it with us.

Any questions should be directed to