Cub Civil Emergency Badge

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You must have passed your 10th birthday before you start this badge.

Badge requirements[edit]

Civil_Emergency Cub Interest Badge

Do any FIVE of the following:

  1. Show that you know the location of the main cut-off points for water, gas and electricity in your home AND the pack meeting place.
  2. Explain the importance of clean water and demonstrate how to purify water using a funnel and natural materials.
  3. Show that you know the telephone numbers of the nearest fire station, police station, doctor and ambulance. Write them on a card and place them in a prominent place in your home.
  4. With your parents, check or prepare the family first aid kit. Know where it is kept and how to use the materials contained in it.
  5. Find out three types of events that could become a civil emergency in your area.
  6. Discuss a family emergency plan with your family. Be able to explain to the examiner what your plan is.
  7. Show and tell your family household what you have learned about preparing for emergencies.

(Note: A letter must be produced from a parent or another adult for numbers 1 and 4)

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