San Diego, CA 92103
                                                                1207 Upas Street
                                                                Boy Scouts of America
                                                                San Diego-Imperial Council
                                                                High Adventure Team
Specialist Training
This course prepares unit leaders in areas beyond the
basic HALTT training: desert backpacking, snow camp-
ing, technical rock climbing, cycle trekking, equipment
making, search and rescue, orienteering skills and more.
Leaders completing all sessions receive a certificate and
patch. Completion of Sessions I, II, III-A or III-B are
not required to START the course. Course comple-
tion requires HALTT and Water Trek cards and Level
1 of the Trail Building course. Three years allowed for
completion of Specialist courses after registration. [For
Trail Building information call Rob Langsdorf: (858)
459-1726.]                                 Fee: $25.00.                                      2011-2012
Specialist Chairman: Wally Clack (858) 672-1283
               or call Jim Shideler (619) 582-2701

           Specialist Training meets at:
              Boy Scout Headquarters
            1207 Upas Street, San Diego,
                and other locations.

  BSA Climbing Instructor Training Schedule
             is available online at:

  The High Adventure Team also offers programs
  for leaders and Scouts including:

  Unit Backpack Training
  A one-weekend course to teach Scouts basic
  backpacking with their own adult leaders. Of-
  fered the second weekend of the month January
  to May, October and November at Mataguay
  Scout Reservation.
  Contact:     Dan Beauregard (619) 755-0360,
  or Boy Scout Headquarters Camping
  Section (619) 298-6121

  Trail Building                                                                             High Adventure Team
  A one-day course to teach Scouts trail
  construction and maintenance.
  Offered September to May.                                                                   San Diego-Imperial Council
  Contact: Rob Langsdorf (858) 459-1726
                                                            .                                Boy Scouts of America
High Adventure Leader Trek Training                                                    HALTT & WATER TREK                             HALTT                WATER TREK
                                                                                  SESSION I                SESSION II              SESSION III-A           SESSION III-B
Sessions I, II, and III-A
                                                                                    Weeknight                 Saturday           Saturday to Sunday             Wednesday
This 37-hour course prepares unit leaders for backpack-
ing trips. Leaders completing sessions I, II, and III-A                       Registration 6:30 p.m.   8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.    8:00 a.m. Saturday      6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
receive a patch and numbered card. Units planning to                          7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.      at Northminster                to               Saturday and Sunday
hike, backpack or snowcamp and earn High Adventure                               at Northminster            Presbyterian          9:00 a.m. Sunday       7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Awards must have a trained adult with a current card                           Presbyterian Church            Church            Backpack at Mataguay       All sessions meet at
accompanying the trip.                                                        4324 Clairemont Mesa     4324 Clairemont Mesa       Scout Reservation     San Diego Youth Aquatic
Leaders must renew HALTT card every four years by                                   Boulevard                Boulevard                                    Center, Fiesta Island
attending the One-Day HALTT Retraining Course.
                                                                                January 26, 2011         January 29, 2011        February 5-6, 2011         March 2, 2011
Fee: $6.00. No preregistration required.                                                                                                                   March 5-6, 2011
Prerequisite: 18 years old and registered BSA adult.                               Wednesday                 Saturday                                    March 12-13, 2011
                                                                                  May 10, 2011             May 14, 2011           May 21-22, 2011           June 1, 2011
HALTT Chairman: Val Leonard (619) 448-1165
                 val448@cox.net                                                                                                                            June 4-5, 2011
                                                                                    Tuesday                 Saturday                                      June 11-12, 2011
Water Trek Training                                                            September 14, 2011       September 17, 2011      September 24-25, 2011     November 2, 2011
                                                                                                                                                         November 5-6, 2011
Sessions I, II, and III-B                                                          Wednesday                 Saturday                                   November 12-13, 2011
This 15-hour course prepares unit leaders to operate on                         February 21, 2012        February 25, 2012         March 3-4, 2012          March 7, 2012
flat and moving water. Session III-B includes training on                                                                                                  March 10-11, 2012
                                                                                     Tuesday                 Saturday
water safety and canoe handling. Leaders completing Ses-                                                                                                  March 17-18, 2012
sions I, II, and III-B receive a patch and numbered card.                                                                                                    June 6, 2012
                                                                                  May 9, 2012              May 12, 2012           May 19-20, 2012
A trained adult with a current card must accompany units                                                                                                   June 9-10, 2012
                                                                                  Wednesday                 Saturday                                      June 16-17, 2012
on all water outings.
Leaders must renew Water Trek card every four years by                         September 19, 2012       September 22, 2012      September 29-30, 2012    November 7, 2012
repeating the first two meetings of Session III-B.                                                                                                       November 10-11, 2012
                                                                                   Wednesday                 Saturday                                   November 17-18, 2012
Fee: $6.00. Prerequisite: HALTT Sessions I & II, a
CPR card and any level of Red Cross (or equivalent) First
Aid Card.                                                                     One-Day HALTT Retraining Course: Saturday at            June 4, 2011      November 5, 2011
                                                                              Northminster Presbyterian Church 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. June 2, 2012      November 3, 2012
Water Trek Chairman: Gail DeWeese (760) 729-3412

            Sessions I and II meet at:                                        Specialist Training Four weekends 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (plus two backpacks)
         Northminster Presbyterian Church                                     at Boy Scout Headquarters 1207 Upas Street, San Diego
          4324 Clairemont Mesa Boulevard                                                                                              2011-2012               2012-2013
               Session III-B meets at:                                        Leadership and Desert Skills                        Oct. 1-2, 2011           Oct. 6-7, 2012
    San Diego Youth Aquatic Center, Fiesta Island                                                                                                        Oct. 20-21, 2012
                                                                              Desert Backpack to Anza-Borrego                   Oct. 22-23, 2011
                                                                              Rock Climbing and Practice                        Nov. 12-13, 2011         Nov. 10-11, 2012
High Adventure Training schedules are online at
                                                                              Equipment Making, Emergencies                       Dec. 3-4, 2011           Dec. 1-2, 2012
                                                                                                                                                         Jan. 26-27, 2013
                                                            HALT 11-12/1-11

                                                                              Snow Skills and Trip Planning                     Jan. 28-29, 2012
           High Adventure Team Chairman                                       Snow Backpack                                     Feb. 18-20, 2012         Feb. 16-18, 2013
            Bob Niderost (858) 274-3348

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