Cyber Chip

What is Cyber Chip?

Today’s youth are spending more time than ever using digital media for education, research, socializing, and fun. To help families and volunteers keep youth safe while online, the Boy Scouts of America introduces the Cyber Chip.


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Topics include cyberbullying, cell phone use, texting, blogging, gaming, and identity theft.

Why Cyber Chip?

Council Cybersafety/Cyberbullying Policy

Cyber Chip Requirements

Grades 1-3

Grades 4-5

Grades 6-8

Grades 9-12

Printable Cyber Chip Certificates

certificate (grades 1-5)

certificate (grades 6-12)

Items Available From the Scout Shop

  • Cyber Chip pocket card (grades 1-5)
  • Cyber Chip pocket card (grades 6-12)
  • Cyber Chip patch (grades 1-5)
  • Cyber Chip patch (grades 6-12)
  • Power Pack Pals (bullying), No. 33979
  • Power Pack Pals (bullying; Spanish), No. 33980
  • Power Pack Pals (Internet safety), No. 33981
  • Power Pack Pals (Internet safety; Spanish), No. 34464

Further Resources and Readings

“Be Safe — and Nice — Online” is designed for younger readers.

“Be Cyber Safe (and Smart)” is designed for older readers.

Using Cyber Chip Training

Cyber Chip PDF


Use the Cyber Chip as a tool to work with your youth to create additional open communications.
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