Guide to Advancement

The current edition of the Guide to Advancement is the official source for administering advancement in all Boy Scouts of America programs:

·     Cub Scouting
·     Boy Scouting
·     Varsity Scouting
·     Venturing
·     Sea Scouts

Its available online in HTML or PDF formats.

The GSC Advancement Operating Procedure documents decisions about issues and concerns which are delegated to the Council by the National Advancement Team.  Appendices provide additional details necessary for adult scouters and staff to support the achievement of advancement goals by youth members.

The FAQs About Advancement addresses some of the common questions that scouters often ask.