Merit Badges



Looking to complete a Merit Badge?

Check out the Orange County Council 

Merit Badge Day Schedule




Interested in becoming a Merit Badge Counselor?

To become a Merit Badge Counselor

  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Be proficient in the Merit Badge subject
    • By vocation or avocation
    • By special training.
  • Be able to work with Scout-age boys.
  • Be registered with the Boy Scouts of America.
  • Renew your registration annually if you would like to continue as a Merit Badge Counselor for the following calendar year.
  • Must provide proof that you have completed Youth Protection Training within the past 2 years(copy of card or council records).


Complete the Fillable PDF Application by CLICKING HERE


For more information on becoming a

Merit Badge Counselor Coordinator

Contact Michael Bergler

or meet him at the Roundtable Meetings