The Mechanics of Advancement

Designed for unit, district, and council-level volunteers and professional Scouters, this course connects participants with the essentials of advancement and outlines the rationale behind many of the policies and procedures governing it. Presentations from members of the National Advancement Committee will provide an understanding of how the BSA advancement method should be delivered. Group discussions will focus on effective ways to resolve the related issues and challenges that arise. The Guide to Advancement and the Eagle Scout Service Project Workbook are featured and covered in detail


Week 9: August 4-10


About Philmont Scout Ranch

Philmont Scout Ranch, the Boy Scouts of America's premier High Adventure™ base, challenges Scouts and Venturers with more than 214 square miles of rugged northern New Mexico wilderness. Backpacking treks, horseback cavalcades, and training and service programs offer young people many ways to experience this legendary country.