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First Aid and CPR

Approximate Session Length: Varies

Fees: Vary, depending on specific offering

Required Volunteers: One or more adults certified in First Aid/CPR are required to accompany all troops on any overnight trips or camping activities.

Overview of Course: First Aid, CPR and AED programs contain step-by-step, hands-on training that will allow participants to respond effectively in emergency and life-threatening situations.

Access Options: Approved First Aid, CPR and AED courses are offered by community providers throughout our Council. Contact your local American Red Cross or health providers for details on courses near you. Refer to Volunteer Essentials – Safety Wise Chapter to make sure that the community course you have selected is an approved option.

Proof of Course Completion: If taking First Aid/CPR/AED through a community provider, please send a copy of your completion certificate to the Volunteer Services Department at 8383 Blue Parkway, Kansas City, MO 64133.