Qualifications

These are the positions for adult leaders in the BSA contingent:

Scoutmaster

  • Must be at least 21 years of age by TBD.
  • Serve as a Scoutmaster for at least one year during the three-year period prior to July 1, 2015.
  • Complete basic Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Leadership Specific Training.
  • Complete Wood Badge for the 21st Century.
  • Be able to serve as a role model of physical fitness.
  • Complete Parts A, B and C of the Annual Health and Medical record.
  • Complete Youth Protection Training within two years of your arrival date at the 2015 World Scout Jamboree site.
  • Be approved by the local council and appropriate region.
  • Scouter’s Key is a desirable qualification, although not required.

First Assistant Scoutmaster

  • Same qualifications as Scoutmaster are required.

Second Assistant Scoutmaster

  • Be at least 21 years of age by TBD.
  • Complete the appropriate leader-specific training.
  • Serve actively in an adult troop leadership position for at least one year during the three-year period prior to July 1, 2015.
  • Be able to serve as a role model of physical fitness.
  • Complete Parts A, B and C of the Annual Health and Medical record.
  • Complete Youth Protection Training within two years of your arrival date at the 2015 World Scout Jamboree site.
  • Be approved by the local council and appropriate region.

Third Assistant Scoutmaster

  • Be at least 18 years of age (but not yet 21) by TBD.
  • Serve actively in a unit leadership position.
  • Complete the appropriate leader-specific training.
  • Be able to serve as a role model of physical fitness.
  • Complete Parts A, B and C of the Annual Health and Medical record.
  • Complete Youth Protection Training within two years of your arrival date at the 2015 World Scout Jamboree site.
  • Be approved by the local council and appropriate region.