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Venturing Advancement

Many of the links on this page will be to www.USScouts.org. Although this is not an official BSA site, it is a reliable, authoritative site recommended to all Scouters.

Introduction to Venturing Advancement

Bronze, Gold and Silver Awards

Ranger Award

QUEST Fitness and Sports Award

TRUST Religious and Community Life Award

Sea Scouting Ranks and Awards

Special Opportunities for Venturers

The following Award is NOT a BSA Award, but is referenced for your information, since it can be earned by Venturers and Sea Scouts:

Note: Male Venturing members that have completed the Boy Scout Advancement Requirements through First Class in a Boy Scout Troop or Varsity Scout Team, may continue working toward the Star, Life, and Eagle awards while a Venturer up to his 18th birthday.


Santa Barbara Service Center

Main Administrative Office
4000 Modoc Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Office: (805) 967-0105
Fax: (805) 967-5094
Hours: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday thru Friday

Closed Saturday & Sunday

Santa Maria Service Center

Santa Maria Town Center Mall
228 Town Center East (2nd Floor)
Santa Maria, CA 93454
Office: (805) 925-1955
Fax: (805) 925-9206
Hours: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Hours: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Tuesday and Thursday

Hours: 10 am to 4 pm;

Closed Sunday

Atascadero Service Center

7350 El Camino Real, Suite #201
Atascadero, CA 93422
Office: (805) 461-4018
Fax: (805) 461-4021

Hours: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday & Wednesday

Hours: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Closed Sunday, Monday, Friday, and Saturday


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