Badger Awards

Badgers can earn a badge and certificate for every subject, and receive awards for every three subjects they complete:

  1.  Badgers bronze award logo showing a badger's pawprint on a bronze circular background.

    Bronze Award:

    3 subjects

  2. Badgers silver award logo showing a badger's pawprint on a silver circular background.

    Silver Award:

    6 subjects

  3. Super Badger Award icon showing a pawprint on a dark gold circular background.

    Super Badger Award:

    9 subjects

Badger subjects

Badgers can choose fun activities from a range of 13 different subjects. The order in which Badgers complete these subjects depends on their sett.

  1. Active Badger icon showing a cartoon badger's face with a yellow sports sweat band with the word active.

    Active Badger

    Learn about being active and why it's important for our bodies.

  2. All About Me Badger icon showing a cartoon badger's face wearing star-shaped glasses.

    All About Me Badger

    Learn how important your actions are and how they affect other people and communities.

  3. Badger First Aider subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face with 2 plasters on its ear.

    Badger First Aider

    Learn important life saving skills. This subject is for older Badgers who have already completed the First Aid Badger.

  4. Cartoon badger's face with a small green heart on its ear.

    Caring Badger

    Learn about caring for pets, and find out about people who care for other people and animals.

  5. Communicate Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face with a yellow @ symbol on its ear.

    Communicate Badger

    Develop your communication skills with patients and others.

  6. Community Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face with an graphic of 3 people holding hands on its ear.

    Community Badger

    Explore the area you live in, and look at the people that make up your community.

  7. Eco Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face wearing a wreath of green leaves.

    Eco Badger

    Learn about protecting your local environment, avoiding waste, and preserving nature.

  8. First Aid Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face wearing a multi-coloured bandage secured with a safety pin.

    First Aid Badger

    Learn the basics of first aid. You must complete this subject to achieve your Super Badger Award.

  9. Global Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger's face with a small green earth on its ear.

    Global Badger

    Grow your understanding of world cultures, and encourage respect of people's faiths and beliefs.

  10. Healthy Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face with a green apple on its ear.

    Healthy Badger

    Learn how our body works and what Badgers need to do to maintain their own health.

  11. Helpful Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger's face with an i information symbol on its ear.

    Helpful Badger

    Find out how you can be helpful to people and causes in your community.

  12. Safety Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger's face wearing a yellow hard construction hat.

    Safety Badger

    Find out potential dangers in the world you live in. Learn how to keep yourself and others safe.

  13. St John Family Badger subject icon showing a cartoon badger’s face wearing a green baseball cap with a pawprint logo.

    St John Family Badger

    Learn the history of our parent organisation, the Order of St John, and look at the work it does today.

Badgers can keep a record of their achievements in their Badger passport. The final step for all Badgers is to help plan and take part in their Moving-on Ceremony, before moving on to Cadets.

Find out your nearest Cadet unit or Badger sett

Find out how to sign up a young person to your local Badger sett or Cadet unit by registering your interest below.

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