Outdoor Adventure Skills Fire

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Outdoor Adventure Skills Fire Laying and Lighting

Scoutcraft Skills Camping Skills
OAS-scoutcraft-1.png 1.7 I can gather dry burnable wood for a fire. OAS-camping-1.png 1.1 I can collect small sticks for a campfire.
OAS-scoutcraft-2.png 2.6 I have helped light a fire using only natural fire starter materials found in the forest, and I know the safety rules … OAS-camping-2.png 2.12 I behave safely around fires at camp.

2.13 I can identify and explain the elements of the fire triangle.

OAS-scoutcraft-3.png 3.9 I can lay and start a fire with only matches and materials found in the forest.

3.4 I have boiled water over a campfire and know the safety precautions around fires & hot pots.

OAS-camping-3.png 3.12 I can make a hot drink on a campfire at camp.

3.13 I can clean up a fire area after camp.

OAS-scoutcraft-4.png 4.9 I can quickly (under five minutes) build an emergency warming fire for a group of three persons without using tools (only matches). OAS-camping-4.png 4.11 I can demonstrate safe practices around fires and cooking equipment to minimize the risk of burns, scalds and other injuries.
OAS-scoutcraft-5.png 5.8 I have laid and lit a teepee fire, pyramid fire, star fire and reflector fire. OAS-camping-5.png 5.15 I can light, maintain and use a fire to cook a balanced meal at camp.
OAS-scoutcraft-6.png 6.8 I can light a fire using only mechanical means (flint and steel, ferrocerium striker or friction-i.e. bow and drill).
OAS-scoutcraft-7.png 7.5 I have made newspapers fire logs and/or bricks, sufficient to have a three-hour warming fire indoors in a stove or fireplace or outside with a campfire.
OAS-scoutcraft-8.png 8.8 Using only natural materials, I can light and maintain a fire in falling rain or falling snow conditions.
OAS-scoutcraft-9.png 9.7 I have built and used a Leave No Trace warming fire for 10 persons for three hours.


See also Outdoor Skills - Fire Starting