Latest Sea Scout News

  • Announcing the 2018-2019 National Boatswain
    April 6, 2018
    The National Sea Scout Support Committee announces the selection of Jack Otto of Houston, Texas as the 2018-2019 National Sea Scout Boatswain. His term of office will be from June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019. He is a me...
  • Introducing the Best Practice Library
    April 3, 2018
    Across the county there are successful ships that deliver on Sea Scouting's promise of high adventure in, on, around, and under the water. Each ship is unique. Each ship has it's own strengths and weaknesses. In order to...
  • Ben Feril takes the helm as Northeast Region Commodore
    March 25, 2018
    During the 2018 Northeast Region Bridge of Honor at Swedesboro, NJ, National Sea Scout Commodore Charlie Wurster installed Ben Feril as the Regional Commodore. Ben is an retired Navy Captain and is an active Scouter in D...
  • Sea Scout Decals and Magnetic Signs available
    March 14, 2018
    6-inch decal -- $ 4.00 each 12-inch decal-- $ 10.00 each 18-inch decal -- $ 17.00 each 12-inch magnetic sign -- $ 15.00 Designed to be waterproof. Peel off and stick to any surface. Use on a boat or any hard surfac...
  • Sea Scouts for Scoutmasters
    March 6, 2018
    At one time or another you have probably heard the age old adage, It is easier to turn a scouter into a sailor than turn a sailor into a scouter. Commodore TW Cook has written the Sea Scouts for Scoutmasters guide make t...
  • Sea Scouts at the 24th World Scout Jamboree
    February 26, 2018
    Are you ready to “Unlock a New World? The USA Contingent to the 24th World Scout Jamboree in 2019 is accepting applications for participants, adult volunteers, and International Service Team (IST) members. We hope tha...
  • 2018 Boatswain and SEAL Applications Open
    January 9, 2018
    The National Sea Scout Committee is looking for talented Sea Scouts to represent the program at the Area, Regional, and National level. Each Area, Regional or National Boatswain will represent Sea Scouts, BSA at Boy Scou...
  • Sail Aboard the USCG Eagle
    December 20, 2017
    Every summer for nearly a decade, the Coast Guard has partnered with Sea Scouting to offer a weeklong sailing adventure aboard Eagle to a select group of Sea Scouts from around the nation. What exactly is it like to s...
  • Small Boat Handler Award and National Boating Standards
    November 25, 2017
    Two organizations set national standards for boating education in the United States.  The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) sets standards for classroom-based education.  In many states, b...