Merit Badge Counselors

Accessing the Merit Badge Counselor Database Online

Click here to login to the counselor database.

After clicking on this the User ID is:  provombcroster and the password is : ProvoPeak20142015    click on the down arrow and you will see "Provo Peak District (Orem, UT)" , click on this then "next" and then you can search by Merit Badge or Stake then click "Search"
Note: You will not be able to select a merit badge and then a stake then search it will not work.

What is the process for becoming a Merit Badge Counselor?

  1. Click here to download the New Adult Application.  Please submit your signed application to the council offices or to the District Executive.

  2. Click here to download the Merit Badge Counselor Application. This information helps us identify the merit badges your wish to council.  Turn in the completed application to the council offices or to the District Executive.

  3. Click here to read the Merit Badge Counselor Instructor's Guide. This guide will help new and potential merit badge counselors through their responsibilities.

  4. Click here to complete Youth Protection training online. This is a completely online training that will take about 20 to 40 minutes to complete. This is required for all counselors to complete on an annual basis.

  5. Complete Merit Badge Counselor training online

Navigate to, and sign in.
Click the Menu in the upper left corner of the screen, then select the My Dashboard option.
Click the Training Center link near the top center of the page, then click on the Boy Scouting and Varsity category in list.
Find the Merit Badge Counselor Position Specific Training section, and click the Take Course link on the right.
You will be taken to the new BSA training site, where you should select the Boy Scout image (second one down, after Cub Scouts).
Click the Select a Training Program drop down menu, and click on the Merit Badge Counselor option.
In the Learning Plans section, click the plus icons to add classes to your program of study, then click one of the links to the My Learning page.
When you choose a course to start by clicking on the title of the course, you will be shown a listing of the video sections in the course. Click the play button on the right to launch the video.
When you have finished the section video, click the back button to return to the list of sections in the class you chose.