The advancement chair helps Cub Scouts move through the ranks and transition into a Scouts BSA troop. The advancement chair will:
Have a working knowledge of the Cub Scout advancement plan.
Help plan and conduct induction and advancement recognition ceremonies.
Coordinate with the Webelos leader and Scoutmaster for meaningful transition/graduation ceremonies from Cub Scouting to a troop.
Educate parents, guardians, and pack committee members in ways to stimulate Cub Scout advancement.
Promote the use of Cub Scout den advancement charts and other tools to recognize and record advancement in the den.
Collect den advancement reports at pack leaders’ meetings for use when ordering badges and insignia from the local council service center. This can be done with Scoutbook.
Promote Boys’ Life magazine as an aid to advancement.
Help build or obtain advancement equipment for use in making advancement ceremonies more effective.
Promote the wearing and proper use of uniform and insignia.