No one may add or subtract from the official requirements found in boy scout requirements pub. Snow sports merit badge and worksheet boy scout trail. Merit badge book library princeton, texas troop 229. You can learn about sports, crafts, science, trades, business, and future careers as you earn merit badges.
Snow sports merit badge pamphlet boy scouts of america. They are reproduced in part here under fair use as a resource for scouts and scouters to use in the earning and teaching of merit badges. Printable checkoff sheet for snow sports merit badge. You still must satisfy your counselor that you can demonstrate each skill and have learned the information. Its been a while since i was a scout, but i manage part of a scout camp that handles most of the outdoorsy badges like wilderness survival camping etc. Demonstrate the proper use of a topographic map and compass. Many games and contests give snow sports variety and added rewards, so this will never get boring. Boy scout merit badge worksheet answers yahoo answers. The requirements to this merit badge are ed by the boy scouts of america. Click a merit badge name below for the current requirements. Topics pertaining to skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, or cross country skiing merit badges will be covered in this free clinic to scouts. Discuss first aid and prevention for the types of injuries or illnesses that could occur while participating in snow. Bsa merit badge counselors will be on hand to evaluate scouts and help them work towards merit badges.
This workbook can help you organize your thoughts as you prepare to meet with your merit badge counselor. Rightclick on a workbook name to save or print the optional workbooks. Enhancing our youths competitive edge through merit badges. January, 2016 requirements for the snow sports merit badge. For next tuesdays meeting we will be working on the snow sports merit badge. Wear bright colored avalanche cord tied to yourself and let trail behind you. Send comments along with a brief statement about yourself to boy. Scouts learn to plan and execute winter sports activities safely while working on the snow sports merit badge.
Requirements discuss winter sports safety, and show that you know first aid. List the items you would take on a oneday ski tour. Tell why it is important and how it applies to participants at snow sport venues like terrain parks and pipes. We also run cooking which i find to be the hardest for scouts to earn for numerous reasons.
Explain to your counselor the hazards you are most likely to encounter while participating in. Winter sports safety in the guide to safe scouting. The merit badge counselor is a key player in the scouts bsa advancement program. A copy of smart style can be found at the end of this workbook. Snow sports merit badge workshop hosted by backwoods help scouts earn elements of their snow sports merit badge. At areas you may see people using alpine skis, snowboards, telemark skis, cross country skis, and other specialized equipment, such as that used by the disabled.
These sports provide the physical benefits of fresh air, rhythmic action, and strenuous exercise. Snow sports merit badge worksheet free collection of. Scoutingbsasports merit badge wikibooks, open books for. At the start of the new year, scouts who are beginning must use only the new requirements. Quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades. The snow sports merit badge is awarded to scouts that exemplify skills in snow sports and safe practices while doing so. Snow sports merit badge class preparation page scoutmaster. Snow sports merit badge and worksheet scouts bsa boy. Scout division boy scouts of america 25 west walnut hill lane. When the counselor is satisfied you have met each requirement, he or she will sign your application. For those that are not able to do the merit badge but just want to ski, that is fine if a parent comes with you so the leaders can run the merit badge.
Scoutingbsasnow sports merit badge wikibooks, open books. At backwoods in aksarben village workshop includes. You dont need to have had rank advancement to be eligible. All merit badge work should be turned in and completed by. Boy scouts of america merit badge counselor information. They will take you for the skills portion of the merit badge. A merit badge workbook is not a sole means to validate, accredit, or confirm the completion of a merit badge requirement or any of its components by itself.
Quicky look up the latest merit badge requirements for all 8 merit badges by name or category. There are more than 5 merit badges, and any scout, or any qualified venturer or sea scout may earn any of these at any time. It is up to the scout to work with a merit badge councilor during the trail drive for any session time missed via email, phone. You should use the work space provided for each requirement to keep. Snow sports merit badge 2014 troop 53 sugar mountain. Search and rescue sar merit badge, kayaking merit badge, welding merit badge. We will do the discussion part of the merit badge tuesday then complete the requirements on saturday at monarch. Snow sports merit badge with workbook pdf, current requirements, and resources. Give the signed application to your unit leader so your merit badge emblem can be secured for you.
The knowledge and skills learned and demonstrated in earning this badge will be helpful throughout your life for winter outdoor activities on and off the mountain. Scoutingbsasnow sports merit badge wikibooks, open. Right click on a workbook name to save or print the optional workbooks. This is a project on paper, not a reallife project. Explain to your counselor the hazards you are most likely to encounter while participating in snow sport activities, and what you should do to anticipate, help prevent, mitigate, and respond to these hazards. Workbooks can help scouts organize notes, listen actively, and document their work. C lick a merit badge name below for the current requirements. Merit badge requirements are revised as needed to reflect updated information and technology. Snow sports merit badge workbook this workbook can help you but you still need to read the merit badge pamphlet. Terms in this set 46 explain why every skier should be prepared to render first aid in the even of an accident. Avalanches usually happen after a snow storm when the snow is unstable. You can and should use the scoutmaster bucky snow sports merit badge workbook to help get a head start and organize your preparation work. Scoutbook boy scouts snow sports merit badge requirements.
Avalanches usually happen on slopes of 4060 degrees 2. Snow sports requirements 1999 discuss winter sports safety, and show that you know first aid for injuries or illnesses that could occur while skiing, including hypothermia, shock, dehydration, sunburn, fractures, bruises, sprains, and strains. Next meeting snow sports merit badge bsa troop 287. Now theres a fourth way to earn snow sports merit badge. Despite the bsas stance on merit badge workbooks, it is our belief that the issue is not the workbooks themselves, but rather the improper use of them.
Regardless of how you decide to enjoy the slopes, always show courtesy to others and be aware that there. Prepare a written project plan demonstrating the steps below, including the desired outcome. Boy scout merit badge for downhill skiing learn with flashcards, games, and more for free. The requirements posted here are the most current, accurate, and official. This checkoff list could be used by a scribe to keep track of which scouts have earned which merit badges or could be used by an individual scout. Study 46 terms snow sports merit badge flashcards quizlet. The snow sports merit badge will be offered once again to be worked on during our annual ski trip. Once you are registered for the merit badge you will receive directions from the instructors on what to complete before you arrive on the slopes. Snow sports merit badge 2014 troop 53 sugar mountain 2. Accidents can happen so if you are there you need to know how to proceed to get help as efficiently and safely as possible. The requirements published by the boy scouts of america should always be used over the list here. Boy scouts of america bsa, the world organization of the scout movement wosm or other scouting and guiding. Extra fees should be paid directly to the the merit badge councilor on the 1st day. The requirements for this merit badge can be completed by doing alpine skiing, crosscountry skiing, snow boarding, or snowshoeing.
There s now a fourth way to earn the snow sports merit badge february 10, 2016 bryan wendell merit badges, scouts bsa 16 put on a heavy coat and head to the nearest patch of fresh powder. These workbooks can help you but you still need to read the merit badge pamphlet. This merit badge pamphlet has all the information and requirements that scouts need to earn the snow sports merit badge. To participate, scouts must bring their snow sports merit badge completed workbook and blue cards. This site is not sponsored or endorsed by the boy scouts of america. If in doubt about the accuracy of a requirement, consult your merit badge counselor. Printable requirements for snow sports merit badge. Please note that the use of any workbook is merely for note taking and reference and completion of any merit badge workbook does not warrant, guarantee, or confirm a scouts completion of any merit badge. Scoutbook 2020 scouts bsa merit badge requirements.68 371 1289 524 1430 821 1477 356 1325 1475 219 634 920 163 1189 1396 794 436 695 664 1001 502 62 1295 651 1503 1271 607 983 267 1461 589 711 80 1215 91 265 1044 736 413 571 300 250 1265 478 849 1013