All advancements require a Scoutmaster conference before a Board of Review may be conducted.
Candidates will review and should know the required material for the specific rank, have respectable appearance, and wear the Troop 70 Uniform.
Boards of Review will be conducted at regular meetings. Additional Boards of Review may be convened at the request of any Scout to the Troop Committee Chairman or Advancement Chairman.
Boards of Review for all ranks except Scout (joining requirements) and all Eagle Palms will consist of at least three Troop Committee Members.
Boards of Review for Eagle will be conducted according to the Jamboree District Advancement Chairman guidelines.
Merit badges will be presented and recognized at Courts of Honor.
All ranks will be earned according to BSA guidelines.
Cut-off for awards to be recognized at a Court of Honor will be the regular meeting prior to the Court of Honor. Courts will be held approximately four times a year.
PARENTS AND GUARDIANS ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND COURTS OF HONOR.