Troops is a great way to outreach in your community! Partner up with businesses in the community and share flyers with your local corps Troop info.

Encourage parents to fill out this application which includes essential personal information for both the child and the parent. 

Registrations are completed through Corps Management. Access is granted to TSA employees upon approval from your Corps Officer (contact your DYS for access).


Every month, Explorers can earn up to two emblems. These emblems encourage learning, development, and positive social habits, while being Christ-centered.

What do I need to print?

  • Rangers Badgework— Includes all requirements and activities to be completed by the Explorer.
  • Rangers Leader Pages—Includes additional tips and activities for the leader.

High Awards

Have the Rangers in your troop earned eight emblems? They already qualify for a High Award! Completion of this program involves both earning emblems and attaining High Awards. Check out these resources that guide Rangers and leaders to be on track to achieve these recognitions.

  • High Award Applications – All awards require a completed application endorsed by the Corps Officer and sent to DHQ. Click here for all applications!
  • Leader Spreadsheets –Leader Spreadsheets assist and guide the leader to stay on track of the individual record for each Ranger.

Additional Resources

Anything else you may be looking for may be found here! From artwork to DYO Emblems applications, this section is your go-to for all additional resources.

Need help planning and finding badgework? Do you have a combined Troop?

Emblems of the Month is a structured month-to-month layout for busy youth workers who simply need some help! Emblems are mapped out monthly for all Troop types and are based off compatibility, for the on-the-go youth leaders!