Learn how to make structures from basic materials and work together to build something great.
How to earn your badge:
Make your own rope, perhaps using a rope machine or working with a friend.
Tie a simple lashing.
Show how you would:
- tie three different knots, such as a reef, figure of eight, sheet bend or bowline
- make one hitch, such as a clove hitch, round turn and two half-hitches or a cow hitch
Take part in a knot game.
Build an indoor pioneering project using simple knots and lashings.
Requirements can be adapted to suit each young persons abilities. See our guidance on flexibility.