BSA

Youth Protection Update

  Effective September 1, 2017, Youth Protection Training will be required for all adult leaders at the time of registration. Paper applications from new leaders must be accompanied by a Youth Protection Training completion certificate, which must be filed with the application.   Because completion of YPT is now required for all leaders at the…

New BSA Uniforms Website

For new Scouting families, it’s the perfect place to start. Not only does bsauniforms.org answer all your uniform questions before you shop, but you’re just in time to enjoy the site’s new 2015 redesign! It’s a fun way to find out exactly what any Scout’s uniform requires-and have some fun while you’re learning.

BSA seeks Boy Scouts to star in instructional videos

Scouters know that having Boy Scouts instruct other Boy Scouts beats having adults do all the teaching. Scouting founder Baden-Powell surely believed this. He once said, “In Scouting, a boy is encouraged to educate himself instead of being instructed.” With that in mind, the BSA’s production team is looking for troops with skills in camping, hiking, swimming, cycling or lifesaving…