Commissioner Helps for Packs, Troops, and Crews

All commissioners will need to get a copy of this resource with standards and commissioner action ideas related to 37 different elements of good unit program. Download the latest version by clicking here.

A unit commissioner selects program standards that he or she believes his/her units need help with. Specific commissioner action ideas are listed to help the commissioner plan how to help the unit. Standards and action ideas are coded for packs, troops, crews, or all units. Program elements included are—

  • Adult Attendance
  • Adult Participation
  • Advancement—Recognition and Awards
  • Boy and Youth Interest
  • Boy Scout Camping—Long-Term
  • Boy Scout Camping—Short-Term
  • Boys' Life
  • Business Practices
  • Ceremonies
  • Charter Presentation Ceremony
  • Chartered Organization Head
  • Chartered Organization Representative
  • Chartered Organization Support
  • Cub Scout Outdoor Program
  • Den and Patrol Participation
  • Den Chiefs
  • Den Leaders
  • Fall Roundup
  • Leadership Turnover
  • Meeting Motivation
  • Meeting Place
  • Membership
  • Program Operation
  • Program Planning
  • Reception of New Members
  • Recognition of New Members
  • Recognition
  • Scouting Ideals
  • Summer Program
  • Top Unit Leader
  • Uniforms
  • Unit Committee
  • Unit Equipment
  • Webelos-to-Scout Transition
  • Youth Attendance
  • Youth Leadership
  • Youth Protection
  • Youth Reactions to Adult Leaders