The Scout handshake is with the left hand, rather than the right, because it is closer to the heart. When being presented with merit badges or rank advancements at a Court of Honor, this is the handshake used.

Health Coordinator

Duties Include: • Maintain records of Scout and Adult Annual BSA Health and Medical Records. And waivers • Contact Scouts and Parents when updated forms are required. • Review records prior to troop activities to ensure updated forms are copied … Read More


The Historian keeps a historical record or scrapbook of troop activities. Reports to: The Assistant Senior Patrol Leader Historian duties: • Gather pictures and facts about past troop activities and keeps them in scrapbooks, wall displays or informational (historical) files. • … Read More