How to earn your badge
- Take part in a water activity taster session for at least one hour. By
the end of the session you should be comfortable in your craft. You could try:
- paddle sports
- Show that you understand what to do in the event of a capsize or man overboard situation in your chosen activity.
- Demonstrate that you can tie either a figure of eight or a reef knot. Describe how you use them in water activities.
- Name the basic equipment you used during your chosen activity.
- List some clothing that is not suitable for your chosen activity, and explain the reasons why.
- Show that you know the safety equipment you used and why it’s needed.