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Merit Badge Counselors - How To

How To Register a NEW Merit Badge Counselor

If the person registering as a MBC is already registered in another Adult Leader position:
  • Fill out these sections of the BSA Adult Application (we only need 1 copy):
     
    ADULT APPLICATION page:
    • Unit or District
    • Full Name (as already registered)
    • Address, City, ST ZIP
    • Phone number(s)
    • Date of Birth, Gender, SSN
    • Position Code: 42
      Position: Merit Badge Counselor
    • E-mail address(es) - optional
    • Signature
         DISCLOSURE/AUTHORIZATION FORM page:
    • Boxes at bottom of page
  • Fill out the Longs Peak Council Merit Badge Counselor Information Sheet, and attach it to the Adult Application.
  • Attach certifications (** if required, see below).
  • Submit the forms to the Council Registrar at the Greeley Office.

If the person registering as a MBC is NOT already registered in another Adult Leader position:
  • Complete the entire BSA Adult Application with Position Code 42, and sign it.
  • Fill out the Longs Peak Council Merit Badge Counselor Information Sheet, and attach it to the Adult Application.
  • Attach certifications (** if required, see below).
  • For counselors who are affliliated with a troop, the Troop Committee should check references, obtain signatures, and submit the forms to the Council Registrar at the Greeley Office.
  • For counselors who are not affliliated with a troop, the forms should be submitted to the your District Executive who will get the necessary approvals and submit them to the Council Registrar at the Greeley Office.

Notes:
  • ** Special requirements for Climbing, Rifle Shooting, Shotgun Shooting, and aquatics (Swimming, Lifesaving, Canoeing, Rowing, Small Boat Sailing, Motorboating, Water Sports, Whitewater, Scuba, Kayaking) counselors are listed on the Merit Badge Counselor Information Sheet.
  • No fees are required for Merit Badge Counselor registration.
  • Only registered counselors may sign Merit Badge Blue Cards.
  • Please use ONLY the newest Longs Peak Council version of the Merit Badge Counselor Information Sheet for all MBC registration. (Please dispose of all older or generic versions of the form.)

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