Leader Resources

Tour Plan 

Tour Plan

(Sign into MyScouting.org to fill out tour plan)

Tour plan training

Tour plan is needed


Online Advancement

Online Advancement Help

Advancement and Awards


Internet Rechartering

Internet Rechartering Tutorial

Internet Rechartering Help

Scouting's Journey to Excellence

Journey to Excellence resources

JTE - Award order form


The Boy Scout Handbook 

Troop Program Features 

Troop Program Resources 

Guide to Safe Scouting (direct link)

    online version 

    offline version 

Insignia Guide 

Scoutcraft Ideas

Other Publications

Merit Badge Counselor

Guide for Merit Badge Counselors

Essentials of being a Counselor

Steps to become a Counselor:

1) See Troop Trainer - Steve McGuffey

2) Take online Youth Protection

3) Fill out: Adult application, 2 if you are not a current leader

4) Fill out Merit Badge Application

5) Copy of Youth Protection

6) Attend Merit Badge Orientation

Leader Training

Scoutmaster & Assistant Scoutmaster (Fully Trained)

■ Fast Start Training (Online@MyScouting.org)

■ Youth Protection* (Online@MyScouting.org)

■ This is Scouting (Online@MyScouting.org)

■ Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Introduction (Council)

■ Introduction to Outdoor Skills (Council)

■ Hazardous Weather* (Online@MyScouting.org)

■ Safe Swim Defense* (Online@MyScouting.org)

■ Safety Afloat* (Online@MyScouting.org)

■ Trek Safely* (Online@MyScouting.org)