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B.S.A. CLIMBING LEVEL 2 SPRING 2019 Registration


B.S.A. CLIMBING LEVEL 2 SPRING 2019
Date
Registration Begins
3/1/2019
Last Day To Register
4/5/2019
Location
2333 Scout Way
Los Angeles, CA 90026, US
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B.S.A. CLIMBING LEVEL 2 SPRING- 2019

  

  • SEMINAR: SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2019 8 AM-4 PM AT CUSHMAN WATT SCOUT CENTER
  • FIELD TRIP: SUNDAY, APRIL 14, 2019 7 AM-4 PM AT STONEY POINT

 

PURPOSE: Provide training for people who are interested in teaching Scouts how to climb and rappel at the Unit, District or Council level. This group might include those interested in becoming Climbing Merit Badge Counselors, Camp Staff and Scouters.
 
DATE:
  • Seminar: Saturday 13 April 2019 8 AM- 4 PM  Cushman-Watt Service Center, Los Angeles
  • Field trip: Sunday 14 April 2019  7 AM -4 PM Stoney Point
 
COST: $20.00 for classroom materials. Waived if taken in conjunction with Level 1 class.
 
REGISTRATION: For help with registration contact Danette at the Smiser Scout Service Center, (626)351-8815 X241 or e-mail: danette.verdugo@scouting.org.
 
EQUIPMENT: All personal gear will be inspected prior to use. Bring to the seminar.
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • An ATC belaying device
  • Three or four locking-gate carabineers
  • One 24” and one 48” pre-sewn runner or one 24” pre-sewn runner and a
  • commercially made leash (personal anchor)
  • Two pieces of 5-6mm accessory cord, one piece 72” long and the other 96” long.
  • Climbing shoes (optional)
  • All other gear will be provided by the Directors (ropes, anchors, carabineers, etc.)
 
OVERVIEW: This course is very intense and will work into the late hours of the night. We will cover B.S.A. current National Policies associated with all climbing/rappelling activities, at the Unit, Council and District levels, as outlined in the pamphlet entitled "Climb on Safely," and the National Camp Accreditation Program. Textbook is B.S.A. publication entitled "Belay On" (provided).
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Current registration with Boy Scouts of America
  • 21 years old
  • Current Level I Climbing Instructor
  • Current successful completion of B.S.A.’s “Youth Protection Guidelines” training
  • Current B.S.A. Annual Health and Medical Record
  • Completed the online Climb on Safely Training
 
MAXIMUM SIZE: 12 students, minimum of 6 students.
 
QUESTIONS: Contact Steve Dodson Cell: (818) 967-1323 email: sedodson1@roadrunner.com.  Help keep climbing/rappelling as part of Scouting’s activities by becoming a certified BSA Climbing Instructor for your Unit, District, or Council.  A copy of “Belay On” will be given to each participant. Hike Aid 3, “Full Dimension High Adventure Training”, has a complete discussion of the training programs of the GLAAC-HAT. It may be downloaded from the Council High Adventure website at http://glaachat.org/HikeAids.html. Questions about any of them are to be directed to Michael Schlaifer; Vice Chair Training: (213)247-8808 (C); e-mail, michael@schlaifer.com.

Questions about any of them are to be directed to

Michael Schlaifer; Vice Chair Training: (213)247-8808 (C); e-mail, michael@schlaifer.com

Questions about this training should be directed to

Steve Dodson Cell: (818) 967-1323 email: sedodson1@roadrunner.com

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Cost
$20.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
CANCELLATION POLICY: Up until 30 days prior to camp/event: *cancellation fee of 25% of total reservation cost for each spot dropped *after that, no refunds will be provided *balance in full due