Every Scouting unit is able to get access to Scoutbook – a web-based tool for managing and tracking Scout advancement that is completely free. Scoutbook features data to track your merit badge and advancement requirements. Other capabilities include: Leadership & activity tracking (including an option for event permission slips), unit rosters, calendar - supports ical (.ics format), email and texting tool, payment log, able to send/receive messages, photos to leaders and merit badge counselors for advancement correspondence and a unit forum feature.

Are you a Scout or a Parent of a Scout? Try out the Scouting Mobile App for Individual Advancement tracking. This free app is available for both iPhone and Android devices. Search for "Scouting BSA" in the Apple App Store or Google Play and download today!


Getting a Unit Started in Scoutbook

How to Print an Advancement Report




Do you have questions or need help with Scoutbook?

Northern Star now has an internal resource to assist you! Use the contact information below or ask your question in the Forums area of Scoutbook.

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Scoutbook Help