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Trucker Buddy International and Trucking Mentors are hosting Scouts within the Walcott, Iowa area to earn their Traffic Safety & Truck Transportation Merit badges at the Walcott Truckers Jamboree.

Walcott Trucker's Jamboree

IIowa 80 Truck Stop, Walcott, IA

Free Registration - Click Here (we will register
you for the show)

The Great American Truck Show

Dallas Convention Center, Dallas, TX

Free Registration - Click Here (we will register
you for the show)

Informaton From GATS 2013

We will send you emails to update you on
directions, parking, and new activites.

Saturday, August 23, 2014
(Refreshments Provided)

8:00 am to 9:00 am - Registration and
Assembly (show registration is free)

9:00 am to 1 pm - Merit Badge Instruction

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Tour of the Trucking
Industry. Visit stragegic booths to learn
more about the trucking industry and see all
the new products.

Show closes at 5 pm.

Seating is limit to the first 100 Scouts
and all Scouts, Leaders and Parents must register.

Photos From The 2013 Jamboree

We will send you emails to update you on
directions, parking, and new activites.

Saturday, July 12, 2014
(Refreshments Provided)

8:00 am to 9:00 am - Registration and
Assembly (show registration is free)

9:00 am to 1 pm - Merit Badge Instruction
by Matt Slovak, Scout leader and professional
driver.

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Tour of the Trucking
Industry. Visit stragegic booths to learn
more about the trucking industry and see all
the new products.

Show closes at 5 pm.

Seating is limit to the first 50 Scouts
and all Scouts must register.


Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which merit badges will be taught?
Traffic Safety & Truck Transportation badges will be completed at the event based on the direction of your troop leader. The instructor will have materials to hand out and present.

2. What are the proceedures to register for the event?
You will have to register for the badge lesson with us and we will submit your name to the the Trucking Shows for the show registration. Each Scout will have to have a show badge to enter the show which we will order for you to be picked up at the lecture. There is not cost to register for the event or the show. To register Click Here.

3. Can the entire Troop register and attend?
Yes, but each Scout must sign up individually so we can issue you an unique badge to enter the show floor. Scout masters and parents are encouraged to attend.

4. What do I need to bring and what is dress code?
You will need to bring Blue Cards, 1 blue card per merit badge. You should wear your uniform to the event but it's not required to attend.

5. What will I learn?
First you will earn your traffic safety and truck transportation merit badges while learning about trucking related safety items such as blind spots, stopping distances, turning radiuses, seat belts, and distractive driving concerns. You will also have a unique opportunity to visit with industry representtives to learn about trucking's new technologies and products while gaining an understanding of the importance of the trucking industry to our nation.

REGISTRATION FORM (You may also send us an excel spreadsheet with multiple Scouts to save time. We will enter it for you. Be sure you have the exact same information below. Send to info@truckerbuddy.org)

Download Excel Spread Sheet for group registrations. Click Here

The * denotes a required field.

Troop Name and Number:

First Name: Last Name:

Email Address:

Address:
City: State: Zip Code:

Phone Number:

Are You A:



Please make a selection.

Which Merit Badge Are You Going To Earn?:



Please make a selection.

Which future event do you plan to attend?:



Please make a selection.

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T r u c k e r B u d d y I n t e r n a t i o n a l
3200 Rice Mine Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
Direct: 205-248-1261
1-800-MY-BUDDY

info@truckerbuddy.org
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