Alexandria, The Sultanate’s delegation, represented

by the Directorate General of Scouts and Girl Guides, today concluded

its participation in the 2nd Arab Maritime Scout Specialist Course in the

Arab Republic of Egypt, organized by the Egyptian Federation for

Scouts and Girl Guides, Egyptian Maritime Scout from Aug.4-9

The Sultanate was represented by Mazin bin Said al-Shehi from the

Governorate of North Al Batinah and Ali bin Marzouq al-Shehi from the

Governorate of Musandam.

The study aimed to prepare leaders and trainers with methods of

practice in the fields of swimming, rowing, sailing, diving, marine

navigation and rescue.

The study program included practical and theoretical sessions that

contained marine curricula, marine navigation courses, caravans,

navigational lights, sea and ocean awareness, a number of specialized

maritime navigation topics, tourism visits to discover the landmarks of

the Arab Republic of Egypt, in addition to a festival to showcase

maritime competitions and activities.

Source: Oman News Agency