Re: Scuba Diving and Scouts
Don Tolin (dont@TRIB.COM)
Fri, 27 Oct 1995 07:14:05 -0600
Dennis Nevels asked about scuba diving and scouts, and it is suggested that
he take a look at the 1995 Guide to Safe Scouting, which might help him
review all of the requirements. A good reference guide for these type of
It is my understanding that this activity would be considered a "high
adventure" activity and therefore you would need to be at least 14 years old
and also have the annual class three medical examination for everyone involved.
Also, I believe that you would also need to have someone certified in Safe
Swim Defense, and also Safety Afloat, and meet all of those particular
I hope this helps.
Don Tolin, Casper, Wyoming, USA
ASM Boy Scout Troop 60, Boy Scout Roundtable Commissioner,
CR and MC Cub Scout Pack 30, EA Explorer Post 2000,
Riverbend District, Central Wyoming Council, BSA.
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