Course Director: Richard Woolsey

This Practical Skills Afternoon will be held at the Jersey Scout Centre on Saturday 18 May 2019, 14.00 hrs – 17.00 hrs.

This afternoon event is open to all leaders, providing the opportunity to learn and refresh knowledge of camping activities and greenfield skills.

Some of the topics* to be covered include:

  • Fires – building, lighting and their uses
  • Stoves – demonstration of a variety of stoves, their uses and benefits
  • Lamps – demonstration of a variety of lamps, their uses and benefits
  • Axe and saw – safe use and maintenance
  • Gadgets – construction and use
  • Portable latrines and waste disposal
  • Camp games – wide games and other outdoor games
  • Scouts own – Planning a Scouts Own activity
  • Camp fire – Planning a successful campfire

* subject to changes with alternative topics being provided

You can book your place using the following Eventbrite link: Eventbrite – Practical Skills

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