Troop Handbook

Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Purpose
    1. Purpose
    2. Mission Statement
    3. Oath or Promise
    4. Scout Law
    5. Scout Motto
    6. Scout Slogan
    7. Aims and Methods
      1. Aims
      2. Methods
  3. Organization and Rules
    1. Troop Organization
    2. Communication
    3. Troop Rules
    4. Standards of Conduct
  4. Advancement
    1. Advancement
    2. Advancement Process
    3. Court of Honor
    4. Eagle Advancement
  5. Troop Meetings
  6. Outdoor Program
    1. The Outdoor Program
    2. Our Outdoor Program
    3. What TO Bring
    4. What NOT TO Bring
    5. Pre-Camp Procedures
    6. Camp Procedures
    7. Post Camp Procedures
    8. What Adults Do
  7. Special Events
    1. Troop Elections
    2. Intro to Leadership Skills
    3. Patrol Leaders Council
    4. Planning Conference
    5. Summer Camp
    6. Other Events
  8. Uniform Rules
    1. Why the Uniform
    2. Uniform Rules
    3. Uniform Checklist
  9. Venturing
    1. Purpose
    2. Aims and Methods
      1. Aims
      2. Methods
  10. Order of the Arrow
    1. Purpose
    2. Aims and Methods
      1. Aims
  11. Youth Protection Policy
    1. Program Summary
    2. Parents Guide
    3. Troop 4673 and YPP
  12. Appendix A (Figures)
  13. Appendix B
  14. Appendix C
    1. Senior Patrol Leader
    2. Assist. Sr. Patrol Leader
    3. Patrol Leader
    4. Assist. Patrol Leader
    5. Instructor
    6. Chaplain Aide
    7. Troop Librarian
    8. Troop Historian
    9. Troop Quartermaster
    10. Troop Scribe
    11. Outdoor Ethics Guide
    12. Troop Webmaster
    13. OA Representative
    14. Jr. Assist. Scoutmaster
    15. Den Chief
    16. Troop Guide
  15. Parental Understanding

Boy Scouts of America
Troop 4673



Troop Handbook

(a / k / a The New Parent Survival Guide)

1 January 2014 (Draft / Under Review and Revision)