Scouts BSA Chess Merit Badge Online
Out of Town? Not to worry. Earn your chess merit badge online!
1.Increase your chess knowledge while working at a pace that fits your learning needs
2.Connect with Scouts from all over the world.
3.Engage with certified chess merit badge instructors from our internationally recognized chess facility from the comfort of your home
4.Learn about the scope of chess in the world today, find resources to improve your game, and find out about how you can participate in chess competitions, classes and activities.
5.Each instructor will provide a weekly schedule that offers flexibility and details specific learning goals between lessons.
6. Earn your chess merit badge online!
Requirements: The workshop is free of cost to any scouts looking to fulfill the merit badge requirement. Basic knowledge of chess rules is strongly recommended. Home computer with microphone and camera (optional).
- Read, sign and submit the Digital Release Form when completing your registration.
- Visit LiChess.org to create your FREE online profile, share this with your merit badge counselor to enhance the online learning experience.
- Print the Chess Merit Badge Workbook to keep track of your progress at home.
Class times TBD (Central Time) - Schedule will be provided by your scout's merit badge counselor.