Program developed in cooperation with the Boys Scouts of South Alabama in support of their Merit Badge Series. To earn the Golf Merit Badge, a scout has to illustrate ability and/or understanding of 1.Rules and Etiquette , Safety, Handicap System, History, Job Ops, Contribution to Healthy Living, Fundamentals of Grip, Stance and Alignment. Scout must complete two 9-hole matches or one 18-hole match.