Advancement Camp News
Be sure to check this page often for news, updates and information about the advancement camps. The prerequsites will also be posted on this page
Check-in for each week is Sunday at 2:00 pm and check-out on Saturday is at 11:00 am
Not sure what to pack for camp? Download our recommended Equipment List
Scout must purchase and bring to camp the appropriate Merit Badge phamplets.
Merit Badge worksheets will be provided at camp.
Need to leave camp early? Download the Camper Release Form
The camp address is 145 Twin Echo Drive, New Florence, PA 15944 (View Map)
The camp phone number is 724-238-6939
Pre Camp Visits
For some of the merit badges, Scouts are invited to participate in site visits to help complete some of the requirements. Preregistration is required for these field trips. As the trips get scheduled you will be able to register for them here.
Alcosan Tour Advancement Camp Participants that will be working on the Public Health Merit Badge are invented to attend on of the tours at Alcosan to satisfy requirement 5a of the merit badge. Be sure to wear closed toes shoes and read all the attachments on the registration pages.
June 19, 2013 July 2, 2014
Wiser Institute - The Peter M. Winter Institute for Simulation Education and Research (WISER) is a world class multidisciplinary training and research facility. WISER is an institute of the University of Pittsburgh with a mission to conduct research and training programs utilizing simulation based education to provide a safer environment for patients of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and its affiliates.
Please register for only one of these events. Please wear closed toes shoes and complete uniform
June 27, 2013 July 3, 2013
U. S. Steel's Research Center Visit - Visit the U. S. Steel's world-class Research and Technology Center in Munhall, Pa. where academic scientists, leading experts from across the steel industry, and our customers come together to apply advanced technology to premier product development.
This visit will be held at 10:00 am on July 2nd. Preregistration is required. This visit is limited to 19 Scouts. Scouts must arrive in Scout Uniform and provide their shoe size for the proper protective equipment. Register here.
Merit Badge Pre-requisites - Many of the badges have pre-requisites that must be completed prior to your arrival at camp. Visit this Pre-Requsite page for the list.
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