Swimming (merit badge)

This merit badge is a great introduction into the Aquatics area as it covers basic swimming strokes and water safety skills. This badge is required for Eagle (alternates: Cycling or Hiking). Scouts must be able to complete the BSA Swimmer Test in order to participate. Scouts who do not complete the test will be moved to Non-Swimmer/Beginner Instruction.

Fast Facts
Session Length 1 hr
Program Fee N/A
Recommended Age All Scouts
Pre-Requisites Successful completion of the BSA Swimmer Test