Forms and Docs

NEW! Covid-19 Forms

The forms below will need to be completed as appropriate for all people participating in Troop 271 activities and events.

Youth Protection Training

The BSA and Troop 271 take youth safety very seriously. All adults who participate in youth activities are required to complete Youth Protection Training every two years. Online training is available at; you will need to create an account (or login) and click on the YPT logo on the right side of the screen.

Welcome, New Scouts and Parents!

  • New Scout and Parent Handbook

    (Almost) Everything you need to know about Troop 271.

  • Acronyms Demystified

    We use a lot of acronyms. This handy list will help you get them straight.

  • How to Use a Blue Card

    This infographic will walk you through the steps of earning a merit badge. Be sure to talk to the Scoutmaster or Advancement Coordinator before starting to get any Troop 271-specific details.

  • Introduction to Merit Badge Counseling

    Counseling a merit badge is one of the easiest and most rewarding things you can do to help Troop 271 function effectively. Here’s how to get started.

Outing Docs

Dues and Fundraising