Ask your parents to download the worksheet for First Responder. It has some stuff in it that will help you complete the requirements and earn the First Responder Award.
Animal Kingdom Requirements
First Responder is about keeping you safe hiking, camping or adventuring in the great outdoors and knowing how to handle minor to serious medical emergencies. Work through First Responder and earn your second Webelos Pin. Let’s get strated!
Complete 1 and at least five others.
- Explain what first aid is. Tell what you should do after an accident.
- Show what to do for hurry cases of first aid: Serious bleeding, heart attack or sudden cardiac arrest, stopped breathing, stroke, poisoning
- Show how to help a choking victim.
- Show how to treat for shock.
- Demonstrate how to treat at least five of the following:
- Cuts and scratches,
- Burns and scalds,
- Blisters on the hand or foot,
- Tick bites,
- Bites and stings of other insects,
- Venomous snakebites,
- Put together a simple home first-aid kit.
- Explain what you included and how to use each item correctly.
- Create and practice an emergency readiness plan for your home or den meeting place.
- Visit with a first responder or health care professional.