Re: Concurrent merit badge requirements.
Daniel Brown (dabrown2@VT.EDU)
Tue, 10 Jun 1997 21:57:47 +0600
At 11:23 PM 6/9/97 -0400, Bruce E. Cobern wrote:
>Let's see, a Scout is in camp and wants to take rowing and canoeing merit
>badge. The waterfront director, who counsels both badges, has him do 3
>minutes of CPR on the mannequin to meet the requirement for rowing. An hour
>later he comes back and sees the same counselor for canoeing. Do you REALLY
>think that the waterfront director MUST make him do another 3 minutes of
>CPR? Will he have forgotten it in an hour?
Actually many of them will. This is proven weekly at our scout meeting when
cannot remember skills the seem to have mastered one week earlier but I agree
with you that applicable can be used for more than one badge.
Dan Brown (Mimawanachen Wikhetschik) Committee Chairman
Troop 56 Blacksburg VA New River District Tutelo Lodge
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