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Scouting Education FAQs


Q: I need a little more training in ScoutBook. Where can I find this?

A: Click here to learn more about Scoutbook.

Q: After ScoutBook is fully up and syncing with BSA National and no longer need to use Internet Advancement/ScoutNet, will ScoutBook then be free?

A: The second quarter of 2018 Scoutbook Lite will be available for free. Click here for more information.

Q: What are the Palm Award requirements changes and how do they apply to my Scout?

A: The changed went into EFFECT on August 1, 2017. Please make sure the Palm(s) are recorded in Scoutbook or Internet Advancement. Here is a link to BSA's National site requirements.

Q: There are a lot of Scouting websites. How does each one help me be a successful leader?

A: Below is a video that explains what the main Scouting websites are and their purposes:

Q: I've submitted my unit's advancements into Scoutbook. What now?

A: Now that you have submitted your unit's advancements into Scoutbook, it's time to purchase your advancement awards. Did you know that you can skip the lines at the Scout shop and order online? Here's how:

Q: How do a create a 'my.scouting' account?

A: Watch this easy, step-by-step video on how to create your 'my.scouting' account.

Q: How do I register youth and leaders with the Boy Scouts of America?

A: Watch this easy, step-by-step video on how to register youth and leaders.

Q: How do I register for Scout camp or Cub Day Camp?

A: You can register your Scouts for either summer camp, day camp, or overnighters on our new Choose Your Adventure webpage. Below is a brief video that summarizes what you can do on the Choose Your Adventure webpage.

Q: When can girls sign up for Scouting?

A: Starting in 2018, families can choose to sign up their sons and daughters in Cub Scouts. An older girls program will be announced at the end of 2018 and is projected to be available in 2019. To learn more about girls in Scouting click here.