How to find help with advancement questions
Questions regarding advancement should be forwarded to:
Ray Goodson, Advancement Chair - email@example.com
Life to Eagle Guide This is a 16 page document that provides step by step instructions for planning and executing your Eagle Scout Service Project. Eagle Scout Questionnaire Page 5 of the Life To Eagle Guide use this form to evaluate whether the project you are considering meets BSA requirements. Upon completion have it signed by your unit leader and committee chairperson then contact Ray Goodson for the District Signature.
Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook - click on the following link to obtain the current version from BSA. There is a version for PC users and a version for MAC users - these documents are pdf fillable and can be saved. http://www.scouting.org/Home/BoyScouts/AdvancementandAwards/EagleWorkbookProcedures.aspx
The proposal section must be filled out and signed by the Scout, Unit Leader, Unit Committee Chair, Beneficiary Representative and District Representative (Ray Goodson). Before you make an appt. with Mr. Goodson the other signatures must be obtained first.
Next you complete the "Plan" portion of the workbook then show to Mr. Goodson upon completion. You are now ready to start your project.
Eagle Scout Binder - guidelines on page 12 of Life To Eagle Guide
Eagle Scout Worksheet can be found on page 15 of the Life to Eagle Guide and must be completed and turned in with the Eagle Rank Application.
Schedule a time with Mr. Goodson to turn in your completed binder, application and worksheet - once approved a Board of Review can be scheduled.
Merit Badge Counselors
Please make sure that only approved counselors are used by scouts to obtain help with their merit badges. Merit badges earned by non-approved counselors may impact a scout from earning rank or Eagle scout, so please be careful to verify a counselor as approved before allowing your scout to work with them. As of 1-1-2011 all Merit Badge counselors who have not passed Youth Protection training will be removed as approved counselors. If assistance in finding a counselor is needed, please contactRay Goodson, Advancement Chair - firstname.lastname@example.org
Adult Application 524-501
if you are applying to be a Merit Badge Counselor for the first time or your YPT Certificate has expired then you must fill out this form, Pages 4 & 5 and use "42" as the Position Code for Merit Badge Counselor - there are no fees required to submit a Merit Badge Counselor Application Form. Attach a copy of your most YPT Certificate and turn in to Ray Goodson
Life to Eagle Seminar
The next session will be at 6:30 p.m., April 6, 2017, at Roundtable, Wrentham LDS