This winter, head to Florida and improve your safety readiness

Improve your council’s safety readiness and spend a few days in the Florida Keys?

Now that’s a win-win.

A pair of separate sessions this winter in Florida will help councils improve how they handle Wilderness First Aid instruction and Enterprise Risk Management.

Wilderness First Aid Instructor Development Course

What: Build your council’s Wilderness First Aid instructor capacity at the Florida Sea Base Brinton Environmental Center on Summerland Key.

When: Jan. 27 to 31, 2017

Why: Participants will learn BSA Wilderness First Aid, as well as develop instructor skills that are important to support council high-adventure programs.

How much: $330

More info: Here is the registration link to sign up and learn more.

Enterprise Risk Management Summit

What: Do you truly have a handle on the risks that your council faces every day, how to protect your council’s assets or ensure a safe environment for participants? To help answer that question, the BSA’s Health and Safety team encourages ERM chairs and council staff advisors to attend the 2017 ERM Summit at the Florida Sea Base in Islamorada.

When: Feb. 2 to 5, 2017

Why: The summit is designed to share ideas and information on providing for the physical and mental well-being of participants in Scouting.

How much: $350

More info: Here is the registration link to sign up and learn more.

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Bryan Wendell, an Eagle Scout, is the founder of Bryan on Scouting and a contributing writer.