WHEN: June 1-3, 2018 OR Sept 14-16, 2018 7 p.m. Friday to 3 p.m. Sunday
WHAT: Rappelling Clinic – A weekend training clinic combining rappelling skills with fun and fellowship
Rappel Master – An individual who is qualified to lead his/her unit on rappelling outings; a Rappel Master is required for all rappelling tour permits/outings
To qualify as a Rappel Master, an individual must pass the intern portion of the program. This usually requires 2 to 4 clinics
WHO: Scouts (14 and older), BSA & Non BSA Adults & Troop Leadership
WHERE: Camp Falling Rock
12637 Houdeshell Rd
Newark, OH 43055
WHY: The objectives of the Rappelling Clinic are two-fold:
1) To help young scouts and novices learn safe and proper rappelling techniques
2) To qualify the more experienced participants as Rappel Masters
COSTS: Costs include food, lodging, and program materials. All first time attendees receive a locking D-ring, a Rappelling course manual, 20′ section of webbing, 5′ & 9′ section of prusik line, and a patch.
PACKING: Participants should dress as the weather dictates and wear tight fitting clothes and a belt. Lodging and bunks will be provided; however, participants will need to supply their own bedding. You may also bring your own tent for housing.
All adult attendees must have Youth Protection Training. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Go to www.myscouting.org for training