Dates & Location (Note: attendance at all meetings is required for course completion.)
August 25-27, 2016 at Camp Pupukea
The first weekend session will run from Thursday, August 25th at 8:00 am until Saturday, August 27th at 5:00pm.
September 8-10, 2016 at Camp Pupukea
The second weekend session will run from Thursday, September 8th at 8:00 am until Saturday, September 10th at 5:00 pm.
There is an Early Bird fee of $230 if paid in full by May 31, 2016
The regular fee is $255 if paid between June 1 and July 30, 2016
An additional late fee of $25 ($280 total) is added if final payment is received after July 30th. (Some course material, including hat and shirt, may not be available for the first weekend)
The course fee includes:
- All instructional materials and use of camp facilities
- All meals for the entire course
- plus, other goodies
A $75 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. Early payment is appreciated.
A Sponsorship Request Form is available to help potential participants solicit funding from individuals or organizations to help offset the cost of course fees, and for those from the neighbor islands, any travel expenses. The objective of the form is to identify the costs, as well as how much the participant is able to afford, and then solicit assistance to help pay the difference. The form includes a contract regarding completion of the course.
A few external scholarship application forms are also available on the Resources Page.
You can register in these ways.
Applications received with a paid deposit by July 30, 2016 will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis until the course reaches maximum capacity, after which they will be placed on a standby list.
After July 31st, any individuals who paid a deposit, but who have not paid the full fee, will be given notice that their place will be offered to others on the waiting list who have paid in full.
Participants will need to fill out the Annual Health and Medical Report parts A and B.
Detailed instructions, required forms, uniform requirements, personal equipment list, arrival and departure times will be sent to each participant after complete payment is made. You can also find some of this information on the website. If you have any questions, please e-mail the Course Director
Council Wood Badge Refund Policy
The $75 deposit is not refundable.
All cancellations/requests for refund must be in writing and must be received by July 30th, no refunds are available after this time. In circumstances after July 31st in which an individual has paid the full course fee, but cannot attend the course, the Council will carry over the fees for the next Aloha Council Wood Badge course.