SCOUTS - Be Prepared

Stage Two

To atain the Swimming Stage Two badge, the Beaver Scout must complete the following:

1. SAFETY - Know the safety rules and where it is safe to swim locally.

2. ENTER POOL - Demonstrate a controlled entry or die from side of the pool into at least 1.5m of water.

3. SHORT SWIM - Swim 10m on the front, 10m and on their back, and 10m on their back using only their legs.

4. TREAD WATER - Tread water for three minutes in a vertical position.

5. WATER SKILLS - Surface dive into at least 1.5m of water and touch the bottom with both hands, mushroom float for ten seconds, enter the Paul and push off from the side on their fronts, and glide for 5m, from the side of the pool, push and off on their back and glide for as far as possible.

6. DISTANCE SWIM - Swim 100m without stopping.

7. SWIMMING ACTIVITY - Take part in a swimming activity with their section.