Re: We'd like to canoe on a pond with Cubs
Paul H. Brown (phbrown@CAPACCESS.ORG)
Thu, 17 Jul 1997 06:43:41 -0400
On Tue, 15 Jul 1997, John Durbetaki wrote:
> >If so, how does one become a BSA lifeguard?
> The course is available at many Boy Scout Summer Camps, but a bit of
> pre-camp preparation is required. Class time of 2 hours per day was
> mentioned at the camp we just attended.
Actually, its closer to 8 hours/day class time. Most of it spent in the
water with, or under the direct command of, a 17 -21 year old in peak
physical condition, who swims like a seal and tries his best to drown you
all week. It is not for the faint of heart.
Paul H. Brown, KD4UPD
I used to be an Antelope, WB 82-66
Scout Roundtable Commissioner, Assistant District Commissioner, Pack CC
George Washington District, National Capital Area Council, BSA
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City