Adult Sailing School at Boxwell
Want to take your unit sailing at Boxwell Reservation? You can by attending the Middle Tennessee Council Leader Sailing Certification School
WHEN: September 9‐10 2011, 6:30 PM Friday‐5:00 PM Saturday
WHERE: Boxwell Scout Reservation, Pfeffer Boat Harbor
COST: $45.00 per person. Includes meals Saturday, boat rental use, Cubworld cabin camping, and materials
WHAT; Learn the skills needed to conduct a weekend sailing activity at Boxwell’s new and improved Pfeffer Boat Harbor using the new American 14.6 and Aqua Finn Sailboats. There will be 3 hours of classroom time and 8 ½ hours of hands on Sailboat training and sailing.
WHO: Adult Leader’s who want to reserve sailboats for a weekend Unit sailing adventure at Boxwell.
- Reinforce all 9 points of Safety afloat with special emphasis on Qualified Supervision and appropriate Skill Proficiency for leaders to conduct Unit Small Boat Sailing activities
- Learn how to Check‐out, properly rig the sailboats, clean‐up, and storage requirements for Boxwell sailboats, lines and sails.
- Three hours of hands on skill proficiency training to include: Basic sailing skills, capsize drill, crewman overboard, points of sail, Boxwell boat harbor sailing area, knots, and small boat sailing merit badge requirements
- Verification/review of required Sailing leader Certifications for Boxwell sailboat use: CPR Certificate, (MyScouting e‐learning web) Safe Swim Defense, Safety Afloat, and Weather Hazards Training Certificates
- Certify Unit leaders for use of sailboats at Boxwell Reservation
1. Complete the MyScouting on‐line e‐learning for Safety Afloat, Safe Swim Defense, and Weather Hazards.
2. Study Small Boat Sailing Merit Badge Book Requirements
3. Have completed a BSA Swimmer’s Test in the last 12 months
4. BSA Medical Form Parts A and B
Sailing Certification School CC#6111
Spots will only be reserved with both form and payment $45.00 (non refundable/non-transferable)