• Inspired by episodes:
  • ENT: S1E6 TNG: S4E9

Captain Dirgo's Folly

Learn the skills needed to survive in a hostile environment whilst awaiting rescue.
  • Inspired by episodes:
  • ENT: S1E6 TNG: S4E9


Traditional Scouting survival skills delivered by experts from the Scouts Victoria Survival team.


Captain Dirgo of the Nenebek mining vessel has crash landed on a remote moon orbiting Pentarus 3. However, Captain Dirgo hasn’t prepared his ship with appropriate survival rations. With only the resources left in the mining shuttle, survive on the hostile surface of the moon while awaiting rescue from the Enterprise.

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Mission Outcomes

By completing this activity, you can show your Unit Council that you can:

OAS | Survival:

  • I can orientate a map to the surrounding landscape with and without a compass (OAS 4)
  • I have tried different methods to purify drinking water and can talk about when it is appropriate to do so (OAS 4)

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Completing Projects using Missions

Using the Scout Method of Plan, Do, Review, you can demonstrate your capabilities to your Unit Council once you have completed this Mission.

Use Terrain to record your goals based on the missions you intend to complete during Star Trek: Survival for presentation to and approval by your Unit Council.

Complete any pre-work that might help you to complete the Mission, such as practicing using maps and radios, or doing research into particular concepts that missions mention that you may not be familiar with, or any other technologies or concepts you are curious about that might help you find success.

Complete the mission at Star Trek: Survival 2024.

Get your Starfleet Report Card from this website at the conclusion of the event to summarise your achievements. These accomplishments can be presented to your Unit Council for Project approval and recorded in Terrain to keep track of your progress.