Advancement COVID-19 Updates August 30

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.

Updates include:

  • 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:

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