Boy Scout Troop 202
Carmel, IN

 

Merit Badge Counselor

Incumbent:  Check Troopmaster Web for a Merit Badge Counselor.

 

Role:
  • complete Youth Protection training, Diocese Protocol "Safe and Sacred" training, and Merit Badge Counselor Orientation before registering
  • advise Scouts on merit badges as requested
  • sign off merit badge requirements, being loyal to the requirements of the badge as written, not adding to or subtracting from the requirements
  • follow Youth Protection guidelines, always making sure 2-Deep Leadership and the Buddy System are in use
  • do not counsel your own son or close relative on a badge unless he is part of a group working on the badge together
Resources:  Merit Badge Counselor Orientation
 Merit Badge Counselor Info Form
 
Guide to Safe Scouting