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Application Instructions

  • In order to get access to the online forms, you need to have a Google account. If you do not have one, please create one by clicking here.
  • The Troop 33 application process is a combination of online forms and paper forms. The latter must be scanned and emailed in order to complete your application. Please let us know if you don’t have access to a scanner.
  • Acceptance into the troop is on a first-come-first-serve basis, as determined by a completed application.

Application Process

Note: These instructions only apply to boys who are just starting Boy Scouts.

Make sure your son meets the age requirements. He must be 11 years old OR have completed the fifth grade OR earned the Arrow of Light Award and is at least 10 years old.

We like to spend a few minutes with scouts and parents who are considering joining our troop.  Meet and Greet can be at any of the events listed on the preceding page, or at an impromptu Tuesday night meeting.

Please fill in this online form. A Troop 33 representative will contact you via email to give you access to an online drive where you will have to upload the following digital documents:

1) BSA Youth application form, completed and signed:

2) BSA Adult application form for at least one parent or guardian, completed and signed (2 pages, including background check authorization).

3) BSA Medical form for the Scout (Part A and Part B) **

4) BSA Medical form for the adult or adult members (Part A and Part B) **

5) Scanned front and back of your medical insurance card.

6) Youth Protection Training (YPT) certificate for the adult or adults who are joining the troop.

To take Youth Protection Training go to http://my.scouting.org and create an account. You’ll receive an email notification with your account information, including a member ID/reference number.

From my.scouting.org, click Menu then My Dashboard from the menu list. The My Training page displays to take Youth Protection training. Upon completion, you may print a training certificate to submit with a volunteer application. Your training will automatically be updated in our system and associated with the member ID/reference number issued when you created the account.


** Parts A & B are required before going on any activity. Part C is required before attending any activity > 72 hours (i.e. summer camp) and must be completed by certified and licensed physicians (MD, DO), nurse practitioners, or physician assistants.



Registration Payment ($140 + $4.49 payment fee) Payments may also be sent to: 1570 Wistaria Lane, Los Altos 94024.


Contacts
Julie Crane, Recruiting Coordinator
Alessandro Baretta, Registrar
Chris Webb, Scoutmaster
Alan Cyron, Committee Chair