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Tiger Badge Requirements


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

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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. The changes shown below are changes from the text in the addendum or previous edition of the Handbook.

In addition, the "Backyard Jungle" Adventure was renamed the "My Tiger Jungle" Adventure, and
the "My Family's Duty to God" Adventure was renamed the "Tiger Circles: Duty to God" Adventure.

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


  1. Complete each of the six required adventures. with your den or family, (Specific requirements for these adventures can be found in this (the) addendum.)
  2. In addition to the six 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



Source: Cub Scout Tiger Handbook (#325523 - SKU 646427) and
https://www.scouting.org/programs/cub-scouts/preview-adventures/protect-yourself-rules/


Page updated on: May 15, 2021



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