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Knot Awards

Youth Achievement
Arrow of Light
Hornaday Award
Eagle Scout
Explorer Award

Leadership Awards
Cub Scouter Award
Cubmaster Award
Den Leader Coach
Webelos Den Leader
Den Leader Award
Tiger Organizer
Scouter Training
Scouters Key
SM Award of Merit
Sea Badge
Professional Training


Bravery Awards

Honor Medal
Heroism Award
Medal of Merit

Honor  Awards

George Meany
Whitney Young Jr.
Wm. H. Spurgeon
O.A.  Service Award
        Arrowhead Honor

Commissioner Svc.
District Merit
Silver Beaver
Silver Antelope
Silver Buffalo
Silver World
James E. West
Daniel Carter Beard



 This award requires elements of Training, Performance and Tenure:


  • This knot is given recognition of completion of The Sea Badge Course, which is the advanced training course for Sea Exploring leaders at the Ship, District, Council or Regional level.  The course consists of a four or five day resident course and up to two years to apply the principles taught in the course. Attendance at the Sea Badge course is required


  • In the two years after the practical course candidates use their knowledge to develop and extend the Sea Exploring program of Exploring in the local Council or within a Ship. This is in some ways similar to the Wood Badge training courses which also feature a resident course followed by up to two years to apply the principles taught in the course.

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