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Green-Handyworker (Scouts Australia)

  • 1

    General House Functions: Complete all of this section:

    • a

      Demonstrate how to use a washing machine.

    • b

      demonstrate how to use a dishwasher or how to clean pots and pans in the sink.

    • c

      demonstrate how to use a vacuum cleaner.

  • Complete 3 of the following 4 units:
    • 1

      Carpentry: Demonstrate the safe use, cleaning and maintenance of tools you have used. Repair or make an item, e.g. a wooden toy, jigsaw, rack or letter holder.

    • 2

      Metalwork: Demonstrate the safe use, cleaning and maintenance of tools such as a ballpein hammer, screwdriver, pliers, tin snips, hand drill or file. Repair or make an item such as a smal scoop, dustpan or tin box.

    • 3

      Gardens and Lawns: Demonstrate the safe use, cleaning and maintenance of tools such as a rake, spade, fork, small hand tools, watering can, wheelbarrow and hose. Prepare an area for a garden bed with the removal or relocation of soil and rocks and the appropriate use of garden tools.

    • 4

      Household: Demonstrate the safe use, cleaning and maintenance of tools such as scissors, knives, sewing needles or pins and thimbles. Repair or make hand sewn items to include two of re-sewing a button OR stitching a seam OR darning a small hole in knitwear OR hemming the edge of a garment of napkin.