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Arrow of Light Badge

Arrow of Light Badge Requirements


Requirements were REVISED effective December 1, 2016.

To see the changes which were made, Click here.

For the previous requirements, Click here.


NOTE:  The "Camper" Adventure has been renamed the "Outdoorsman" Adventure.


  1. Be active in your Webelos den for at least six months since completing the fourth grade or for at least six months since becoming 10 years old. (Being active means having good attendance, paying your den dues, and working on den projects.)
  2. Complete each of the required Adventures with your den or family:
  3. Complete at least one elective Adventure of your den or family's choosing.
  4. With your parent, guardian, or other caring adult complete the exercises in the pamphlet How to Protect Your Children From Child Abuse: A Parent's Guide, and earn the Cyber Chip award for your age.*

*If your family does not have Internet access at home AND you do not have ready Internet access at school or another public place or via a mobile device, the Cyber Chip portion of this requirement may be waived by your parent or guardian.


Checklist for use with these requirements: PDF Format DOCX Format
ZIP file of workbooks for use with all of the Webelos and Arrow of Light Adventures:  PDF Format DOCX Format


Sources: Cub Scout Webelos Handbook (#33452 - SKU 620139)
and CUB SCOUT ADVANCEMENT MODIFICATIONS


Page updated on: December 22, 2016



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