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Upcoming Events from The NBO Scout Training Team
See Crew-911 in action,
March 2016 Issue, Scouting Magazine!
March 2016 Issue, Boy Scout Edition, Boys' Life!

Our Next Wilderness and Remote First Aid program for Venture age teenagers
training with their adult leaders is scheduled for December 3-4 2016
BSA Lost Pines Scout Reservation, near Bastrop, Texas.



Registration Information, Basic class information, Study Guide and prerequisites are available now!
(Youth Participants are invited to the Friday evening Crew-911 EVENT too!)

Find out more about our Wilderness Remote First Aid program
Use this on-line link to request reservations for our WaRFA Program:
Register for WaRFA



Emergency Medical Response/Wilderness First Responder/Lifeguarding Class of 2017
It's On Guys! We've added Wilderness First Responder this year too!

Find out more about our Emergency Medical Response - Lifeguarding Program
training@scoutcpr.org Email us for information or to register

We are working on our First Aid-CPR/AED and BAT schedule for Spring 2017.
Large units or Districts that would like to sponsor FA-CPR/AED and/or BAT/WEBELOS First Responder Adventure programs
should email us! We are also actively looking for suitable venues and Scouting sponsors
for our Wilderness and Remote First Aid program. Please contact us for facility requirements.

Note: Please only use the email links on our web page to contact us!
Many previously published email addresses are no longer valid.

Check out our current Program Schedule





Enews from
The NBO Scout Training Team
and BSA Crew-911

              Join BSA Crew 911!

We are actively recruiting youth members for our now infamous crew! Venture age teenagers are welcome to join. If you are interested in Advanced First aid, Lifeguarding, First Responder training or are considering a medical career, Crew-911 is for you. We offer training opportunities for Scouts and Scouters as well as an American Red Cross instructor program for Scouters and Scouts sixteen and older. Already a BSA Crew or Ship youth member? Join our "Green Shirted Friends" and participate in our activities too!

We welcome youth members from all over the Sam Houston Area Council. Our Crew-911 meetings generally coincide with our scheduled training activities and we keep in touch electronically between our official events. Youth members from out of council are welcome too. Email us Join Crew-911 and our Crew-911 youth officers will answer your questions. The best way to check us out is to take a training course with us!

Our Green Shirted Friends program offers older Scouts a fun Scouting opportunity but we expect our youth members to remain active in their Troop, Crew or Ship. Venture age Girl Scouts and American Heritage Girls youth members are welcome too. We will gladly answer adult leader or parents questions about our programs and our crew. Most of our youth members and our youth Green Shirted Friends associate with Crew-911 for our First Responder/Lifeguarding program.

Crew-911 membership is intended to compliment but not replace youth participation in their Unit activities.

              We're adding Wilderness First Responder Training!

The EMR/WFR/LG Glass of 2017 will include a pilot test of our new Wilderness First Responder program. We recently received accreditation from a major training organization to offer this program. We're finalizing the details and costs but we plan to be ready to roll this new program out in January. Entry requirements and prerequisites will be similar to our current American Red Cross Emergency Medical Response program and the new course will be taught along with our EMR program. We'll offer a bridge for our current EMR instructors to teach our new Wilderness First Responder class too.



October 17, 2016 Enews from The NBO Scout Training Team and BSA Crew-911.

BSA Crew-911 has now been featured in Scouting Magazine twice, The NESA Eagletter and Boys' Life. See Crew-911 in action in the March 2016 issue of Scouting Magazine and check out our WaRFA class in Western Colorado Council in the March 2016 Boy Scout edition of Boy's Life!

Saturday, November 5, 2016 -- Cub Scout Leader Pow Wow, BAT/WEBELOS First Responder Adventure

Friday, December 2, 2016 -- Crew-911 Event at Lost Pines Scout Reservation
Saturday-Sunday, December 3-4, 2016 - American Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid, Lost Pines Scout Reservation

Sunday, January 8, 2017 Emergency Medical Response/Wilderness First Responder/Lifeguarding Class of 2017 Kickoff Meeting

As always, lots going on with our Training Team and BSA Crew-911!

BAT/WEBELOS First Responder Adventure for Cub Leader Pow Wow. This is an annual event for Crew-911 and we'll need all our FA-CPR/AED-Instructors, EMR Alumni and our Green Shirted Friends for thius one. Please let Ashlynn know or email us if you want to help. This will be a large class as always! We'll be using our new BAT resources and our new Crew-911 developed material. WEBELOS registration for this class is available on the SHAC Council website.

Join us for our last WaRFA program for 2016 at Lost Pines Scout Reservation, December 3-4. We are joining with our old friends from Capitol Area Council's Crew-911. Capitol Area Council has welcomed us again to Lost Pines Our last class in April was a great success with some interesting weather challenges. We'll offer our Friday evening Crew-911 event too and our youth officers have planned activities for our youth staffers on Saturday. Guys, we need all our Crew-911 youth members, Green Shirted Friends and WaRFA instructors for this class! Check with Ashlynn if you plan to staff.

We've met lots of challenges so far this year but we're holding our own!. Crew-911 is actively recruiting youth members. Please encourage Venturing age teenagers interested in Advanced First aid, Lifeguarding, First Responder training or are considering a medical career, to check us out. We offer training opportunities for Scouts and Scouters as well as an American Red Cross instructor program for Scouters and Scouts sixteen and older. Currently registered Crew or Ship members my join our "Green Shirted Friends" and participate in Crew-911 activities too! Email us for information or check out www.scoutcpr.org.

Crew-911 and our unique Training Team is nationally recognized for our American Red Cross youth training programs. Our many volunteers make us so successful! Thanks guys.

Jay Walker
Advisor, BSA Crew-911
The Woodlands/Conroe Texas

March 6, 2016 Enews from The NBO Scout Training Team and BSA Crew-911.

See Crew-911 in action in the March 2016 issue of Scouting Magazine. We're in the March Issue of Boy's Life too!

Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 11:30 AM Our Annual EMR/LG Crawfish Lunch! Contact us for location and details
Sunday, March 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM American Red Cross FA-CPR/AED Instructor Update with Gidget Swift

Friday, March 18, 2016 - Crew-911 Event at GSUSA Camp Silver Springs
Saturday/Sunday, March 19-20. 2016 - American Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid, GSUSA Camp Silver Springs

Saturday, April 2, 2016 - WEBELOS First Responder Adventure, Crossroads Baptist Church
Saturday, April 2, 2016 - American Red Cross Adult FA-CPR/AED, Crossroads Baptist Church

Friday, April 29, 2016 - Crew-911 Event at Lost Pines Scout Reservation
Saturday/Sunday, April 30-May 1, 2016 - American Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid, Lost Pines Scout Reservation

As always, lots going on with our Training Team and BSA Crew-911! All our EMR/LG Alumni, Crew-911 members, Green Shirted Friends and all American Red Cross instructors are invited to our annual crawfish lunch next Sunday, March 13. The location is a secret but just ask and we'll let you know! Email us for directions. Let us know by 10:00 AM Sunday if you're coming ! Our youth friends are our guests but we do ask the adults to chip in a few bucks to cover the annual feast! You'll be amazed how much crawfish teenagers can eat!

Following our feast, current or almost current, American Red Cross FA-CPR/AED-Instructors are invited to join us at MGL Consulting Company's new Woodlands office for an Instructor Update. Gidget Swift, our good friend and ARC National resource will present the new instructor material and make sure everyone is properly registered in the ARC instructor data base. This is an easy way to get your instructor certification current! We will teach the new program at our April 2 class too. We'll meet at 2:00 PM for the update which should take about an hour. Please use this address and NOT the address on the MGL web site! MGL Consulting Company, 8708 Technology Forrest Place, Suite 100, The Woodlands, Texas, 77381. We'll be using the entrance off the north parking lot. Email us if you plan attending.

We'll need our youth BAT/WEBELOS First Responder Adventure-Instructors and our FA-CPR/AED-Instructors for Saturday, April 2. Please let Ashlynn know or email us if you want to help. This will be a large class and we'll be using our new BAT resources and the new ARC material. We have room in the class for more participants too. See our web site to register.

Our first WaRFA class for 2016 will be Saturday/Sunday, March 18-19 with our friends at GSUSA Camp Silver Springs. Our youth Crew-911 officers are planning a Crew-91 Event for Friday night too. You can count on loud music, movies on the video screens and probably some cold pizza too, plus lots of fun. We need our EMR trained First Responders for the Saturday night and Sunday scenarios. Rumor has it Pitmaster is providing our Saturday evening BBQ dinner! There is plenty of room in our WaRFA class! Please pass the word. See our web site to register.

Join us for a special WaRFA program at Lost Pines Scout Reservation, April 29-May 1. We are joining with our old friends from Capitol Area Council's Crew-911 and we have youth instructors joining us from Western Colorado Council too. Capitol Area Council welcomed us to Lost Pines when we were unable to confirm a suitable location in Houston. We'll offer our Friday evening Crew-911 event too and our youth officers have planned activities for our youth staffers on Saturday. Guys, we need all our Crew-911 youth members, green shirted friends and WaRFA instructors for this class! Check with Ashylnn if you plan to staff.

We have lots of challenges this year but we're off to a great start. We welcome new youth Crew-911 members so please help pass the word. Crew-911 and our unique Training Team is nationally recognized for our youth programs. It's our many volunteers that make as so successful! Thanks guys.

Jay Walker
Advisor, BSA Crew-911
The Woodlands/Conroe Texas





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