On August 30, the national council made updates to their COVID-19 FAQ. The updates include several advancement items as they relate to the Scouts, BSA program.
- Extension of rank requirement modifications for Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class ranks.
- Updates to Swimming requirements for Second and First Class ranks.
- Update to Camping merit badge requirements.
- Extension of authority for local councils to grant Eagle Scout rank extensions as they relate to COVID-19.
For the full list of updates to Nationals COVID-19 FAQ please visit: https://www.scouting.org/coronavirus/covid-19-faq/