Scouting Program Archives: First Aid Troop Program Feature

First Aid  Troop Program Feature

Having agreed to live by the Scout Oath, Scouts pledge themselves to help other people at all times. Often, all that takes is an observant eye to spot a person in need of assistance, and then the kindness to lend a hand.

But sometimes, especially when somebody is ill or injured, being helpful takes skill and knowledge, too. That’s why Boy Scouts have been learning first aid since the earliest days of the Scouting movement. That’s also why this program feature is so important.
It will introduce Scouts to the know-how that could be vital in an emergency, and it will give them the confidence that comes with knowing they are prepared to act in situations requiring basic first aid.

Find the complete plans for the First Aid Troop Program Feature on the BSA website.


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