Is cyber chip required for rank?

Is cyber chip required for rank?

The Cyber Chip is a BSA award initiated to help educate youth about today’s increasingly technology prevalent world, and most importantly how to stay safe within it. The Cyber Chip is required for the Star Scout rank and the Programming Merit Badge.

How do Boy Scouts get cyber chips?

Cyber Chip Requirements

  1. Read and sign the Level II Internet Safety Pledge from NetSmartz. (
  2. Write and sign a personalized contract with your parent or guardian that outlines rules for using the computer and mobile devices, including what you can download, what you can post, and consequences for inappropriate use.

How long does a cyber chip last?

Note: All Cyber Chips will expire annually. Each Scout will need to go to Netsmartz and complete two new resources to recommit to net safety and netiquette. Then, with the unit leader, the Scout can add the new date to the Cyber Chip card or certificate.

Is cyber chip a merit badge?

There are 2 merit badges (Digital Technology and Programming) that require your Cyber Chip to be up to date. You can write up a personal contract, or you can download, and sign this as the the personal contract between scout and parent.

What is the outdoor code for Boy Scouts?

Outdoor Code for Scouts BSA I will treat the outdoors as a heritage. I will take care of it for myself and others. I will keep my trash and garbage out of lakes, streams, fields, woods, and roadways. Be careful with fire.

Where do I put my cyber chip badge?

Description. Recognizes Scouts who participate in the Cyber Chip safety program. Worn on the right front pocket of the Scouts BSA uniform.

What is the level 2 Internet Safety Pledge?

1. I will think before I post 2. I will respect other people online 3. I will respect digital media ownership 4.

How long do you have to be active in your Troop?

Be active in your troop and patrol for at least three months after becoming an Eagle Scout or after award of last Palm. 2. Since earning the Eagle Scout rank or your last Eagle Palm, demonstrate Scout Spirit by living the Scout Oath and Scout Law.

How do you introduce yourself as a Boy Scout?

1a. Repeat from memory the Scout Oath, Scout Law, Scout motto, and Scout slogan. In your own words, explain their meaning. (p.11) 1b. Explain what Scout spirit is. Describe some ways you have shown Scout spirit by practicing the Scout Oath, Scout Law, Scout motto, and Scout slogan. (p.15) 1c. Demonstrate the Boy Scout sign, salute, and handshake.

What should be included in a Boy Scout Report?

Describe how the Scouts in the troop provide its leadership. (p.42) 2b. Describe the four steps of Boy Scout advancement. (p.414) 2c. Describe what the Boy Scout ranks are and how they are earned. (p.27)

How do you demonstrate the first class scout badge?

Demonstrate the Boy Scout sign, salute, and handshake. Explain when they should be used. (p.18) 1d. Describe the First Class Scout badge and tell what each part stands for. Explain the significance of the First Class Scout badge. (p.19) 1e. Repeat from memory the Outdoor Code. In your own words, explain what the Outdoor Code means to you. (p.223)