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Tiger Badge Requirements


Requirements were REVISED effective September 1, 2018 and in 2020 .

To see the changes which were made, Click here.

For the previous requirements, Click here.

To see the changes which will be made in 2022, Click here.

To see the requirements which will be in effect after May 31, 2022, Click here.


In conjunction with the introduction of Family Scouting for Cub Scouts (with separate Dens for Boys and Girls), new editions of the Cub Scout Handbooks were issued in September, 2018. The new editions also incorporated the advancement changes which were published on-line in November, 2016, then released in print form as an addendum to each Handbook.

In 2020, the Protect Yourself Rules preview adventure was introduced and the notes after requirement 4 were added.

In May, 2021, BSA announced that four of the Tiger elective adventures will be retired on May 31, 2022.


  1. Complete each of the six required Adventures.
  2. In addition to the four required adventures listed above, complete at least one elective Adventure of your den's or family's choosing.
  3. With your parent, guardian, or other caring adult, complete the exercises in the pamphlet How to Protect Your Children From Child Abuse: A Parent's Guide.
  4. Earn the Cyber Chip award for your age. (The Cyber Chip portion of this requirement may be waived by your parent or guardian if you do not have access to the internet.)

Tiger Cub Scouts may also complete the Protect Yourself Rules Preview Adventure for requirement 2.

The Cyber Chip requirement (4) may be replaced with earning the Protect Yourself Rules Adventure.
If Cub Scouts use the Protect Yourself Rules Adventure in place of the Cyber Chip requirement, the adventure can not be used as an elective for rank.


Checklist for use with these requirements: PDF Format DOCX Format
ZIP file of workbooks for use with all of the Tiger Adventures: PDF Format DOCX Format


Sources: Tiger Cub Scout Handbook (#32552 - SKU 646427)
https://www.scouting.org/programs/cub-scouts/preview-adventures/protect-yourself-rules/

and
https://blog.scoutingmagazine.org/2021/05/13/nineteen-cub-scout-elective-adventures-will-be-retired-next-year/


Page updated on: May 15, 2021



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