BE PREPARED UNIT PATCH


Learning about safety:


1. Safety in the home, on the farm, on the road  and other familiar areas


2. At home alone - how to answer the door & phone when alone


3. Think & act quickly. First to an accident scene, clothing on fire, arm raised in water


4. Outdoor Safety - lost in the bush


5. Safety with fireworks


6. Fire in your home. How to put it out & how to get out


7. Civil Defence - what is it.


8. Natural Disasters- flood, earthquake etc. Coping afterwards with no power, water, shelter etc


9. What extra things do disabled people need in a disaster?


10. Water safety - pools, beaches, boats. How to wear a lifejacket, rescue a drowning person


11. Place someone in the recovery position.


12. Keep yourself safe on the streets, large crowds with strangers etc