The Baden-Powell Scouts' Association

Traditional Scouting for the 21st Century!

Pass this test in handwriting.

1. Write a letter on a subject given verbally 5 minutes previously.
2. Demonstrate a knowledge of the different methods of posting items and their cost.
3. Produce an item of calligraphy using ink and an italic nib (or similar). This needs to show only a beginner’s skill.
4. Copy or design an illustrated letter (such as those in an old manuscript).
5. Write a satisfactory report of a troop Camp, meeting or other Scout event.