Latest Sea Scout News

  • 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...
  • Scholarship Opportunities
    November 18, 2017
    Call for Applications: DAN is Looking for a Future Dive Safety Educator DAN is launching its new internship program aimed at certified divers currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree programs in education....
  • National Paddlecraft Education Standard Approved
    October 6, 2017
    The National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) has received approval from the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) of its third American National Standard. ANSI/NASBLA 101-2017 Basic Boatin...
  • Ready to Wear New Century Uniform Now Available
    October 4, 2017
    SG Trading Post, in cooperation with Sea Scouts, BSA, has made the New Century Uniform easier than ever to obtain. Sea Scouts can now order uniform shirts, with the US flag on the right shoulder, the World Crest on the l...
  • Fall 2017 National Sea Scout Log
    September 12, 2017
    The Fall 2017 National Sea Scout Log is now available. This issue includes: Put your Ship on the Map with BeAScout The National Sea Scout Support Committee Looks to the Future of Sea Scouts The Importance of L...
  • Update your Unit's BeAScout Pin
    August 17, 2017
    BeAScout.org is the application that puts your unit on the map! Prospective Scouts and their families can visit BeAScout.org to find a Scouting program in their neighborhood. If your unit's pin is up to date they'll find...
  • NSBC Boating Safety Instructor Course
    August 11, 2017
    The NSBC will be hosting its Boating Safety Instructor Course November 7 - 8, 2017 at the Cambria Suites Columbus/Polaris in Columbus, OH. The course will be taught by NSBC Master Instructor Emily King. The NSBC Boati...