The first rank that every boy must earn when entering the Cub Scouting Program is the Bobcat rank.
To earn the Bobcat rank the new Cub Scout must do the following:
- Learn and say the Cub Scout Motto.
- Say the Scout Law and tell what it means.
- Tell what a Webelos means, Tell what the Arrow of Light is.
- Show the Scout sign and tell what it means.
- Show the Cub Scout handshake. Tell what it means.
- With your parent or guardian, complete the exercises in the booklet, How to Protect Your Children from Child Abuse (a pull-out section of each handbook)