This program is designed for the requirement “First Responder”. You and your Webelos Scout will be earning your basic First Aid card and your CPR & AED Certification. Upon completion of the First Responder adventure, your Webelos Scout will have also earned the adventure pin. The program will be a 1 day event that will start at 8:00 AM sharp to 5:00 PM at Mt. Allamuchy Scout Reservation, Camp Somers. The price covers the two courses and lunch. The price is $40.00. If you take these courses on your own it would cost you over $150.00 per person.
Here is what will be taught at the Webelos First Aid Rally:
First Aid Course: (4 hour course)
Requirement 1. Explain what first aid is. Tell what you should do after an accident.Requirement 2. Show what to do for hurry cases of first aid: a) serious bleeding b) heart attack or sudden cardiac arrest c) stopped breathing d) stroke & e) poisoning.
Requirement 3. Show how to help a choking victim.
Requirement 4. Show how to treat for shock.
Requirement 5. Demonstrate how to treat at least five of the following: a) cuts and scratches, b) burns and scalds, c) sunburn, d) blisters on hand or foot, e) tick bites, f) bites and stings of other insects, g) venomous snakebites, h) nosebleed, i) frostbite.
Requirements 6 & 7 should be done in your den before going to Webelos First Aid RallyRequirement 8. Visit with a first responder or heath care professional.
The CPR & AED Course (4 hour course)
Get trained in CPR & AED and be certified.
Optional: You will be able to camp for 1 or 2 nights in a cabin for $5.00 per night per person(You need to bring your own food if you are camping.) You might be sharing the cabins with other dens.
This is ONLY open to Webelos and 1 adult per Scout! We can only accept 48 Webelos and 48 adults. Registration will open up in September, so register early on the Black River District or Fishawack District websites, via the council website www.ppcbsa.org/districts.
If you have any questions please contact Glenn Treier [email protected], Andy Monka [email protected], or Michael Loughman [email protected]