1 Compass and Navigation:
*a. State how many degrees there are on a compass.
*b. State the bearing in degrees for each of the cardinal points (North, South, East, West).
*c. Demonstrate two methods of finding directions without a compass.
*a. Go on a camp in a tent for at least two nights. This may be with your Pack or your family.
*b. Show you know how to pitch a tent and know what care to take when pitching it.
*c. Discuss the best way to be safe in a tent, e.g. from fire, from insects and animals and natural events.
3 Safety in the Bush:
*a. Discuss what safety precautions you should take before you go out into the bush.
*b. Explain where you could get water in the bush and show one method of achieving this.
*c. Explain two methods of purifying water that makes it fit for drinking.
4 Fire Safety:
*a. Show how to build a safe fireplace in the bush.
*b. Lay and light a fire. When you have finished, put it out safely.
*c. Using your fireplace, cook a meal for yourself.
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