The rank requirements shown here are
official as of January 1, 2013. If a Scout has started work toward a rank
before this date using requirements that were current before January 1, 2013, he
may complete that rank using the old requirements. Any progress toward a
rank that is begun after January 1, 2013, must use the requirements as they are
Following are the ranks of Scouting.
Click on the respective Rank or Rank insignia for the requirements a Boy Scout
must achieve to attain the respective rank. Note that the requirements for
Tenderfoot, Second Class, and First Class ranks may be worked on simultaneously;
however these ranks must be earned in sequence.