Summary of Requirements for Each Rank (includes downloadable checklist)
my.scouting.org – Used for online Youth protection training (YPT) and online position specific training.
Medical Forms_AB – These forms are good for 1 year from the date they are signed. To be considered complete, all portions must be completed, an insurance card must be attached, and it must be signed and dated. Forms are good for 1 year and must be updated annually.
Other useful links:
Scoutbook – The software we use to track our scout’s progress through the program.
Capitol Area Council BSA – The governing body for the Austin Area
Guide to Safe Scouting – A guideline for explaining how to keep our scouts safe during pack sponsored activities and events. this guide also spells out what activities are approved for boys of various ages.
Texas Parks and Wildlife – A place to find information and reserve campsites in Texas State Parks
Boys Life Magazine – The monthly BSA publication for Boys
Scouting Magazine – The monthly BSA publication for Leaders
Scoutcast/Cubcast – A monthly podcast for Scout/Cub Scout Leaders
Scouting Wire – The official BLOG of the BSA
Scout News – The official place for press releases and all news related to the BSA.
Cyberchip – resources for completing the annual Cyberchip Requirements
Scout’s Own Worship – A great website containing information on putting together a Scout’s Own worship service along with sample material.
Religious Emblems – A guide to all religious awards available to scouts.
BSA Brand Center – A place to download logos, themes and other trademarked information that can legally be used by scout units