Registration

 

For a GIRL to become a Scout at Troop 54, she or her parents need to submit the following:

1.  BSA registration form.
For a Scout application, please contact the Registrar, Scoutmaster or Troop Committee Chair (see index on left for contact information).  Applications can be obtained at Troop Meetings or at the BSA Scout Shop.  You do not need to provide the registration fee as stated on the form (T-54 will pay the fee).

2.  BSA medical form.
This form is for both youth and adult members.  The medical information on this form needs to be updated ANNUALLY.

Parts A and B of this medical form are needed prior to participation in weekend campouts or in-town activities.  Parts A and B do not require a doctor's exam.

Part C of this form does require a doctor's exam.  Part C is needed prior to summer camp, any high-adventure activity, or various other activities as described on the form.

There is a separate risk advisory document for several of BSA's high adventure camps.  That risk advisory is for review only and does not need to be submitted to T-54 along with Parts A, B and C.

Click here to download the MEDICAL FORM (PDF, 4 pages).

3.  Waiver and Medical consent to treat forms:
Click here to download Consent, Release and Emergency Contact Form
Click here to download Consent to Treat Form

4.  Registration fee payable to "Troop 54".
The annual registration fee is $230 for new Scouts and $180 for annual renewals.  One parent is required to pay an annual membership fee of $50.  New scouts receive a T-54 neckerchief, handbook and other items upon joining.  Renewal dues are normally collected in 4th quarter of each year.  Payments can be made online at shop.troop54houston.org.

Deliver your forms and registration fee.
These documents can be delivered or mailed to the T-54 Registrar, the Troop Committee Chair, or the Scoutmaster.  Please do not send these documents directly to the Scout Office.  For contact info, click here.

Scout Uniform.
For guidance on purchase of a Scout Uniform, click here.

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For an ADULT to become a registered leader at Troop 54, he/she needs to do or submit the following:

1.  Complete Youth Protection Training.
This is an online course provided by BSA and takes about one hour.  BSA will not accept an adult application unless this training course has been completed.  This YPT course is offered at the MyScouting portal at this LINK. When finished, print the certificate.

2.  BSA registration form.
The adult application is in two parts, and both originals need to be summitted together along with your YPT completion certificate.  The second part of the application is a consent form for background check, and that form can be downloaded here.  To obtain an adult application, please contact the Registrar, Scoutmaster or Troop Committee Chair.  Both the application and the background check form must be originally signed.

Adult registration for the first parent is free.  A second registered parent will need to pay the annual membership fee of $50.  The fees do not cover costof uniform gear that may be purchased through the troop.

3.  BSA medical form.
This form is for both youth and adult members.  The medical information on this form needs to be updated ANNUALLY.

Parts A and B of this medical form are needed prior to participation in weekend campouts or in-town activities.  Parts A and B do not require a doctor's exam.

Part C of this form does require a doctor's exam.  Part C is needed prior to summer camp, any high-adventure activity, or various other activities as described on the form.

There is a separate risk advisory document for several of BSA's high adventure camps.  That risk advisory is for review only and does not need to be submitted to T-54 along with Parts A, B and C.

Click here to download the MEDICAL FORM (PDF, 4 pages).

4.  Deliver your forms.
The adult registration form (all parts) should be delivered or mailed to the Troop Committee Chair along with your YPT completion certificate.  The medical form can be send to either the T-54 Registrar or the Troop Committee Chair.  Please do not send these documents directly to the Scout Office.  For contact info, click here.

Training
In addition to the required YPT course, all adult leaders at T-54 are required to compete the specific training for the position in which they wish to serve (Asst Scoutmaster, Merit Badge Counselor, etc)

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