South Area Cooking Course & Cook-Off 2022 [Updated with results]

We are pleased to inform you that South Area will be conducting our annual South Area Cooking Course and Cook-off 2022 after a year’s break and yes it’s a physical event this time!

The key objective of the cook-off is to train, guide and encourage learning by doing through cooking and to inculcate teamwork. Participants will be guided in knife-handling skills, food hygiene, kitchen safety and food preparation techniques. They will have an opportunity to display the learnt skills at Cook-off 2022.

Eligibility:

  1. Those who would want to pursue their core scouting experiences in Discoverer, Explorer awards
  2. Those who would want to pursue the cooking proficiency badge
  3. Venture Scouts are also welcomed

Prerequisite: Cub Scouts, Scouts who do not have their cooking proficiency badge

Dates:

  • Saturday, 6 August 2022 – Course
  • Saturday, 13 August 2022 – Course
  • Saturday, 20 August 2022 – Cook Off

Venue: Beatty Secondary School (Canteen)

Time: 6 August 2022 – 0830hrs to 1200hrs (Cub Scout)

1300hrs to 1700hrs (Scout and Venture)

13 August 2022 – 0830hrs to 1700hrs (Scout and Venture only)

20 August 2022 – 0830hrs to 1200hrs (Cub Scout)

1300hrs to 1700hrs (Scout and Venture)

Event fee:  $21.40 (Including GST) per Cub Scout for both course and cook-off

$48.15 (Including GST) per Scout and Venture Scout for both course and cook-off

The payment procedures are as follows:-

  1. Cash and AFP: Upon receiving the invoice number, kindly print the invoice and proceed to SSA HQ to make the payment directly.
  2. IFFAS: Please select the payment mode as IFFAS and the school will receive an E-invoice

Vacancies: Cub Scout – 20 teams (2 pax/team), max 2 teams per Scout Group

Scout and Venture Scout – 20 teams (2 pax/team), max 2 teams per Scout Group

(First Come First Serve Basis)

Attire: Half-Uniform with National Scarf

Closing Date: 30 July 2022

Registration Link: http://intranet.scout.org.sg

*After registration on MSDS, leaders must also register through the microsite

This is to allow us to find out if your participant has any food-related issues.

Detailed information (i.e. program, cook off requirements, things to bring, etc) about the course is also available via its microsite at: http://www.southarea-cookoff.carrd.co/

No refund will be made upon the confirmation of accepted registration unless due to unforeseen circumstances with valid documentary proof of absence. Any withdrawal made after which, a penalty charge may apply. Amount of refund/withdrawal will be at The Singapore Scout Association’s discretion. The Singapore Scout Association reserves the right to cancel/postpone/reject applicants due to unforeseen circumstances. Any amount of refund may then be executed, if any, by The Singapore Scout Association, after the deduction of whatever expenditure that may have been incurred by the organizers.

For any queries, feel free to contact Justin Chong, Course Director at brenchdesigninc@gmail.com


Update: Results

This year we had a total of 15 teams from the Cub Scout and Scout sections respectively. We are delighted to see that the cooking skills of our participants have improved significantly over the course, it was evident during the cook-off as well.

Congratulations to all participants who showcased their cooking skills! We have deemed all participants worthy of the Cook badge. Respective unit leaders can proceed to award the badges to your Cub Scouts and Scouts. Below are the section-level results. The top teams for both sections will fall under the GOLD banding for this competition.

Cub Scout

PositionSchool / UnitTeam no.
1stANGLO CHINESE CUB SCOUT GROUP (PRIMARY)Team 10
2ndCOLUGO SCOUT GROUPTeam 14
3rdKHENG CHENG SCHOOL (PRIMARY)Team 3

Scout & Venture Scout

PositionSchool / UnitTeam no.
1stMARIS STELLA HIGH SCOUT GROUPTeam 5
2ndST ANDREWS STAR SCOUT GROUPTeam 14
3rdQUEENSTOWN 03 SCOUT GROUPTeam 1

Complete Result List

Cub Scout Section

School / UnitTeam no.Banding
Anglo Chinese Cub Scout Group (Primary)10Gold
Colugo Scout Group13Gold
Colugo Scout Group14Gold
Kheng Cheng School (Primary)3Gold
Anglo Chinese Cub Scout Group (Primary)11Silver
Cantonment Cub Scout Group (Primary)5Silver
Cantonment Cub Scout Group (Primary)7Silver
Colugo Scout Group12Silver
Colugo Scout Group15Silver
Cantonment Cub Scout Group (Primary)6Bronze
Cantonment Cub Scout Group (Primary)8Bronze
Cantonment Cub Scout Group (Primary)9Bronze
Kheng Cheng School (Primary)1Bronze
Kheng Cheng School (Primary)2Bronze
Kheng Cheng School (Primary)4Bronze

Scout & Venture Section

School / UnitTeam no.Banding
Maris Stella High Scout Group (Secondary)5Gold
Pathlight School Scout Group13Gold
Queenstown Scout Group (Secondary)1Gold
St Andrew Star Scout Group (Secondary)14Gold
St Andrew Star Scout Group (Secondary)15Gold
01 Raffles Scout Group (Secondary)9Silver
Maris Stella High Scout Group (Secondary)2Silver
Maris Stella High Scout Group (Secondary)3Silver
Maris Stella High Scout Group (Secondary)4Silver
Pathlight School Scout Group10Silver
Pathlight School Scout Group11Silver
Pathlight School Scout Group12Silver
Beatty Beavers Scout Group (Secondary)6Bronze
Beatty Beavers Scout Group (Secondary)7Bronze
Beatty Beavers Scout Group (Secondary)8Bronze

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