Our current scoutmaster has been in his position for 2 years and his son is 14 but he wasnt very involved when his son did the orienteering part of first class. Tell someone who is eligible to join boy scouts, or an inactive boy scout, about your troops activities. Scoutbook scouting references scouts bsa first class. Duty to god is incorporated into requirement to show scout spirit. Tell how you have done your duty to god and how you have lived four different. Heres a complete list of 2017 boy scout requirement changes. Help new scouts earn advancement requirements through first class. Other questions may come from the rank requirements list beginning on page 432. Tell how you have done your duty to god and how you have lived the scout oath and scout law in your everyday life. All bsa rank requirements, tenderfoot through eagle scout, 1910present. Check that all requirements for the rank are completed, signed by a sm, and dated in your scout handbook.
Who are working on the tenderfoot through first class ranks may continue to follow the old requirements, but must convert to the current requirements upon attaining first class. No one seems to remember what the troop did to complete the first class orienteering requirements in the past. Three campouts see tenderfoot requirement 1, second class requirements 2a and 2b, and first class requirement 3 select campsite and pitch tent see tenderfoot requirement 1, and second class requirements 2a and 2b read in the boy scout handbook pages 76 and 86 tent sites and sanitation, and 217245 camping and leave no trace ethics. I dont think scout age boys will find them particularly compelling or interesting, something that would be easy to do if the approach was. A tenderfoot on meeting certain requirements may become a secondclass scout, and a secondclass scout upon meeting another set of requirements may become a firstclass scout. District committee training has been taught the same way for many years with a very dated course.
First class requirement 8d updated for 2010 changes the key points for the scout to be able to state are listed in black text. One weekend camp, at least, must be included in the total. The assistant scoutmaster of the badenpowell patrol new scout patrol troop guide duties. First class rank workbook this workbook can help you organize your thoughts as you read your boy scout handbook. A second class scout, having completed all the requirements, should be able to lead a hike, care for equipment, set up a campsite, and perform basic first aid. Alternative requirements for the second class rank are available for scouts with physical or mental disabilities if they meet the criteria listed in the scouts bsa requirements book. Attend patrol leaders council plc meetings with the new scout patrol leader. Describe the first class scout badge and tell what each part stands for. Scouts who joined the boy scouts of america on or after jan. Demonstrate how to use a handheld gps unit, gps app on a smartphone, or other electronic navigation system. Individual requirement items for scout, tenderfoot, 2nd class, and 1st class ranks may be worked on simultaneously depending on your program offerings but the ranks must be earned in the. The requirements for scout, tenderfoot, second class, and first class ranks may be worked on simultaneously. These are further broken down by questions suitable for all ranks, for tenderfoot, for second class, for first class, for star, and for life.
Class a uniform which consists of the boy scout shirt and nice jeans. Explain the significance of the first class scout badge. Demonstrate scout spirit by living the scout oath and scout law. First class requirement 7a bandages, splints, and slings sprained ankle boy scouts of america troop 146 st. Council patches cps, camp patches, eagle scout memorabilia, rank, insignia, position patches and pins, artwork, posters, baden powell, james e. It is a combination of the tenderfoot and second class ranks, and appears within the star and life ranks as well superimposed over a star and a heart, respectively. Clarke has worked with thousands of scouts and scouters as a director at his local scout camp. Checklist in order to advance in boy scout rank, scouts need to complete the items identified on this checklist.
Quicky look up the latest merit badge requirements for all 8 merit badges by name or category. Second class rank requirements boy scouts of america. Exposed skin to strong acid or base like glue, cleaners,battery acid. We plan to expand the information as an html file in the near future, with a more thorough listing of the requirements. Advise patrol leader on his duties and responsibilities at plc meetings. You still must satisfy your scoutmaster that you can demonstrate each skill and have learned the information. The bsas 2017 boy scout requirements book, detailing major and minor changes to boy scout ranks and merit badges, is now available inside youll find. Building any good camp gadget requires at least some basic skills in scoutcraft, e. While maintaining your head tilt, pinch the victims nostrils, seal you mouth over hishers and blow into it. Boy scout handbook th edition requirements through first class and page numbers for related information scout rank 1a 1b 1c 1d 1e 1f 2a 2b 2c 2d. First class scout is a rank in the boy scouts of america, the rank above second class and below star scout. Using the menu planned in first class requirement 2a, make a list showing a budget and the food amounts needed to feed three or more youth. The firstclass scout may then qualify for the various merit badges which are offered in another part of this chapter for proficiency in scouting.
First class rank requirements boy scouts of america. First class rank worksheet is suitable for 8th grade. Demonstrate the boy scout sign, salute, and handshake. National youth leadership training is an exciting, actionpacked program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. Be active in your troop for at least four months as a first class scout. There are three classes of scouts among the boy scouts of america, the tenderfoot, secondclass scout, and firstclass scout. Visit and discuss with a selected individual approved by your leader elected official, judge, attorney, civil servant, principal, teacher discuss your. Boy scout handbook req index green mountain council. Boy scout advancement games tenderfoot second class first. Control bleeding and cover the wound with a sterile bandage. Badenpowells games bps adult military games dan beards games a. Boy scout first class requirement 1 boy scout troop 414. For many years, junior leader training jlt was an important part of the leadership training continuum of.
The rank of eagle scout may be earned by a scout who has been a life scout for at least six months, has earned a minimum of 21 merit badges, has demonstrated scout spirit, and has demonstrated leadership within their troop, crew or ship. Search and rescue sar merit badge, kayaking merit badge, welding merit badge. Francis church 308 jefferson street hoboken, nj 07030 2 injuries on the head 1 injuries on the head 2. This program will provide you with step by step procedures for putting together your own program. Invite him to a troop outing, activity, service project, or meeting. Increased number of nights camping for second class and first class. Today we are happy to announce that by leveraging the bsa learn center we are providing the district committee a learning environment that provides them the content they need when the need it while leveraging professional training for consistency in district training. First class requirement 8d updated for 2010 changes tell. First aid flashcards flashcard machine create, study. Do not remove clothing, cool area with wet compress, dry sterile bandage treat for shock, get medical care term chemical burn. Full class a uniform which consists of boy scout pants and the full uniform shirt, sash, and order of the arrow sash. Who have completed the first class rank may complete the rank they are. Camping skills, infographics, knots and pioneering. At boy scout summer camp, these camp gadgets are often referred to as campsite improvements.
Before asking the scoutmaster for a scout masters conference, please check the following items. Boy scout first class requirement 8a boy scout troop 414. It is the highest of the lower four ranks in scouting, and is the minimum rank that need be attained for entry into the order of the arrow or service as a troops senior patrol leader robert badenpowell wanted a first class scout to be the complete outdoorsman. First class scout before being awarded the first class badge, a second class scout must pass the following tests. Second class rank workbook this workbook can help you organize your thoughts as you read your boy scout handbook. Demonstrate scout spirit by living the scout oath promise and scout law in your everyday life. Boy scout second class rank requirement 7a flashcards. First class orienteering requirement scouter forum. Additionally he must plan, develop, and lead a service projectthe eagle projectthat demonstrates both leadership and a. They have been classed under topics like scout spirit, skills, service and leadership, and general. Demonstrate scout spirit by living the scout oath promise and scout law in your everyday life explain how you think you have demonstrated scout spirit. This is worn at award ceremonies and special occasions. New tenderfoot thru first class requirements encourage scouts to develop life long physical fitness activity habits.
Urner goodman, dan beard, ernest thompson seton, collar brass, uniforms, flags, world. Alternative requirements for the first class rank are available for scouts with physical or mental disabilities if they meet the criteria listed in the boy scout requirements book. Preliminary a must be able to repass the second class tests. Scoutbook 2020 scouts bsa merit badge requirements. As a first class scout, demonstrate scout spirit by living the scout oath and scout law. First class scouts can fend for themselves in the wild, lead others on a hike or campout, set up a camp site, plan and properly prepare meals, and. There is significant symbolism in the first class rank. The attached pdf file is a first pass at listing all the rank requirements for tenderfoot through eagle scout from 1910 to today. A tenderfoot, therefore, is superior to the ordinary boy because of his training. Where im stuck right now is on the orienteering requirement for first class. These requirements are effective as of february, 2019. Using a map and compass, complete an orienteering course that covers at least one mile and requires measuring the height andor width of designated items tree, tower, canyon, ditch, etc. First class requirement 7a bandages, splints, and slings.1609 1180 829 286 679 1315 411 373 650 862 1371 72 697 1030 302 1185 436 4 690 728 844 353 1314 940 1093 217 444 1409 1225 1001 1591 1579 237 1114 864 1418 1253 653 879 349 1038 913 131 41 993 903