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Rodrigo and Mike started the site after a Wood Badge course in 2005. We used to be a bear and a good ole bear too.  Our goal was to make it easier for event managers to setup, manage, and track merit badge classes without getting mired in reams of paper from the postal service.   

We are proud to say, after nearly 15 years, we offered over 2,800 events, 46,000 classes with over 245,000 participants taking nearly 410,000 seats via 1.4 million visitors. All of this in an hour per week. We realize this will disappoint quite a few loyal scouters who have used and promoted our project for many years.  We cannot tell you how much we have appreciated your feedback, gratitude, and patience when we needed to fix something.  We could not do it without you.

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Event Details

Event Type Merit Badge
Title Merit Badge Clinic at Rockdale Career Academy
Location 1064 Culpepper Drive Conyers GA 30094  Show Map
Start Date Start Time Stop Date Stop Time
2/8/2020 8 a.m. 2/8/2020 4 p.m.
Open for Registration Last day to Register
11/10/2019   2/6/2020
(# badges a single scout can attend)
(cost to attend event)
(Who is invited)
2 $10.00 any scout who wants to attend
Council District Type Unit
atlanta area council yellow river district Troop 447

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Please read everything we've included in the event description. If you still have questions, contact the event manager by clicking this button.

Email Hannah Jessup (, the Event Manager

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ActivitySessionLocationPrerequisitesMin. AgeClass FeeMax in ClassSeats AvailableCounselor 
ALT Useful Knots Afternoon  10$101515 Michael Jessup
ALT Useful Knots Morning  10$101515 Michael Jessup
American Business Afternoon  10$102017 Erik Haffner
Automotive Maintenance Afternoon  10$102020 Michael Jessup
Automotive Maintenance Morning  10$102019 Michael Jessup
Camping* Afternoon 9a, 9b10$102020 Katie Bailey
Camping* Morning 9a, 9b10$102018 Katie Bailey
Chess Afternoon  10$102019 Anonymous
Chess Morning  10$102020 Anonymous
Citizenship in the Nation* Afternoon 2a,or2b,or2c,3(bring dates with you)10$102015 Michelle Haffner
Citizenship in the World* Afternoon  10$102020 Tamara Owen
Communication* Morning  10$102018 Tamara Owen
Environmental Science* All Day  11$101515 Phil Bailey
Family Life* Morning 3, 4(bring proj to clinic) 5(bring proj to clinic)10$102019 Michelle Haffner
First Aid* Afternoon  10$102020 Michael Jessup
First Aid* Morning  10$102020 Michael Jessup
Home Repairs Morning  10$1065 Michael Jessup
Personal Management* Morning 2,8c10$102014 Erik Haffner
Truck Transportation All Day  11$101514 Michael Jessup
Welding All Day  10$102020 Michael Jessup
Sponsor Information
Troop 447 cordially invites you to a:

Merit Badge Clinic

Saturday, February 8, 2020

RockdaleCareer Academy (RCA),

1060 Culpepper Drive

Conyers, Georgia. 

Event Schedule:

8 a.m.         Check-in

8:50 a.m.    Opening Ceremony

9 a.m.        Classes Begin

12 p.m.       Lunch

                  Choices are:  Bring your own OR

                                      2 - Beef Hotdogs, chips, drink OR - $5 per person

                                      2 - Turkey Hotdgs, chips, drink - $5 per person

1 p.m.         Classes Begin

4 p.m.         Classes End  

REGISTRATION:  Registration is online.  By registering online, your Scout will be guaranteed a seat. 



Uniform:  Class A uniform is the official uniform for the day.  The Merit Badge sash may also be worn. (optional)

Code of Conduct: The Scout Oath, the Law, and the Outdoor Code shall be the code of the Merit Badge Day.  A Scout whose conduct is not consistent with the code will be directed to their Scoutmaster.  Discipline is the responsibility of the Scoutmaster or other assigned leaders in charge of the troop.

Transportation: Troops may not leave Scouts by themselves to be picked up by parents at a later time.  We will not render sitting services.

Clean Up:  A Scout is clean.  Scouts will clean the premises and keep the classrooms in the same condition as found.  All garbage must be properly disposed into designated containers. 
Counselor Information
 Our goal is your success, and the success of all the Scouts attending this event.

Blue Card SIGNED by their Scoutmaster. 

Paper, pencil and Merit Badge worksheet

Pre-requisites should be completed prior to the Clinic. Should the pre-requisites not be completed, the Scout would receive a partial Blue Card.  The Scout will still have the opportunity to complete their Merit Badge by getting with their Scoutmaster in their home town.

The Blue Card will be updated with tasks completed in class and returned to the Scout BEFORE they depart the classroom.  It is the responsibility of the Scout to request and obtain his Blue Card.

Unit Sign-up Instructions
Instructions if you are not registered as a user to this system:

  • Enter "Registration System"

  • Click on "Register New User" - located on the upper right side of the screen

  • Fill Out the following information:

    • Select State - click okay

    • Select Council - click okay

    • Select District - click okay

    • Select Unit Type - click okay

    • Select Unit Number - click okay

      • If unit number is not listed, enter the unit number in the box

        • Click add

        • Click okay

  • Complete User profile for yourself, not youth.  Youth will be completed later.

    • Make sure you have your BSA number and your YPT date

  • Click "Registration" tab

    • Scroll down to find the date and event

    • Click on the event (A box will pop up asking for an adult to be selected to attend the event.  There will be a red box at the bottom of the page to select the adult.  Select the adult.)

    • Fill out particpant's information

    • Make payment

    • Make copy of payment for your records

Instructions if you are a registered user with a username and password:

  • Click "Sign On"

  • Sign on using your username and password.

  • Click "Registration " tab

  • Scroll down to find the date and event

  • Click on the event (A box will pop asking for an adult to be selected to attend this event.  Scroll to the bottom of the page and there is a red box "Select Adult")

    • Select adult

  • Fill out participant's information

  • Make payment

  • Make copy of payment for your records

Payment Instructions for the Unit
For Paypal - must have an account to use Paypal or create an account:

Checks:  Mail seven (7) days prior to event or pay the day of and include registration

Mail checks to:  Troop 447

                        304 Windsor Walk SE

                        Conyers, GA  30094

For Walk-ins:  Credit Card, Check or Cash


Directions to the Event
Directions to the Event:

From Atlanta

Take I-20 East to Hwy 138 - Exit 82

Turn right onto Hwy 138

Turn right onto Flat Shoals Road

Turn right onto Parker Road

Turn left onto Culpepper Drive

Turn left onto Business Center Drive

Entrance to Rockdale Career Academy will be ahead

From Augusta: 

I-20 West to Hwy 138 (Exit 82)

Turn left onto Hwy 138

Turn right onto Flat Shoals Road

Turn right onto Parker Road

Turn left onto Culpepper Drive

Turn left onto Business Center Drive

Entrance to Rockdale Career Academy will be ahead

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