Beavers badges

There are many different badges which are earned in your time in Beavers. These are broken down into different categories and are sewn onto the Beavers jumper in different locations:

  • Activity badges – located on the left arm
  • Staged activity badges – also located on the left arm
  • Core badges – located on the front left of the jumper
  • Challenge Award badges – located on the front right of the jumper
  • Group badges – located on the right arm

Activity Badges

These are circular badges with a yellow centre. They are located on the left arm. They allow Beaver Scouts to show their progress in existing pursuits, but also to try all kinds of new things and form new interests:

Activity Plus Badge Animal Friendly Activity Badge Camp Craft Activity Badge Collector Activity Badge
 Communicator Activity Badge  Cook Activity Badge  Creative Activity Badge  Cyclist Activity Badge
Disability Awareness Badge Experiment Activity Badge Explore Activity Badge Faith Activity Badge
Gardner Activity Badge Global Issues Activity Badge Health and Fitness Activity Badge Hobbies Activity Badge
International Activity Badge Photographer Activity Badge Safety Activity Badge <a
Space Activity Badge
Sports Activity Badge

Staged Activity Badges

These are circular badges with a blue centre. They are located on the left arm. Each badge has a number of stages of increasing difficulty which is shown as a number on the badge. These badges can all be carried forward to cubs and scouts:

Air Activities Staged Activity Badge Community Impact Staged Activity Badge Digital Citizen Staged Activity Badge Digital Maker Staged Activity Badge
Emergency Aid Activities Staged Activity Badge Hikes Away Staged Activity Badge Musician Staged Activity Badge Nautical Skills Staged Activity Badge
Navigator Staged Activity Badge Nights Away Staged Activity Badge Paddle Sports Staged Activity Badge Sailing Staged Activity Badge
Swimmer Staged Activity Badge Time on the Water Staged Activity Badge

Core Badges

The core badges are obtained when joining or moving on from the Colony, or for time spent in the Scouting movement. They are located on the front left of the jumper. In Beavers these are the following:

Leadership Stripes Moving on Award Joining in awardJoining in Award Membership AwardMembership Award

Challenge Award Badges

Earning a challenge award involves accomplishing a number of ambitious tasks. The badges are placed on the right side of the jumper. Beavers take part in a range of activities to develop thier skills in each of the challenge areas:

Chief Scouts Bronze Award My Adventure Challenge Award My Outdoors Challenge Award My Skills Challenege Award
My World Challenge Award Personal Challenge Award Teamwork Challenge Award