ReadyScout Merit Badge Week

Welcome to Ready Scout Merit Badge Week

 

FEMA Region 2 and Jersey Shore Council Boy Scouts of America welcome you to ReadyScout. Designed as a traditional Merit Badge Academy, ReadyScout will offer requirement fulfillment for 8 Merit Badges focused on emergency preparedness and public safety. Virtual courses will be offered on June 21-25, 2021 through Zoom.

  • Cost: $15 per badge
  • When registering please use parent/guardian's email address not the scouts email address.
  • Attendance is limited to 15 Scouts per course.
  • Every scout that participates will receive a special Ready Scout event patch!
  • Merit Badge courses will be instructed by experienced counselors or professionals who are experts in the subject matter. This will allow Scouts to obtain insight into emergency professions and public service.

 

Schedule

 

Monday June 21

5:00– 7:00 PM: EMERGENCY PREPARDNESS

Counselor: Patty McClish (lead), Angeliz Vangas-Medina

Requirements that will be covered in class: 2a, 3, 4, 6ab

You must have First Aid Merit Badge before taking this class

 

5:00 – 7:00 PM: SEARCH AND RESCUE

Counselor: Jonuel Negron Diaz (lead), Bijal Patel

Requirements that will be covered in class: 1, 2, 3, 5

 

Tuesday June 22

5:00– 7:00 PM: WEATHER

Counselor: Xiomara Moran (lead), Sean Griffin

Requirements that will be covered in class: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

 

5:30– 7:00 PM: SAFETY

Counselor: Melissa Townsend (lead), Howard Zimmerman

Requirements that will be covered in class:TBD

 

Wednesday June 23

5:00– 7:00 PM: PUBLIC HEALTH

Counselor: Patty McClish (lead), Allison Albright

Requirements that will be covered in class: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6

 

5:30– 7:00 PM: TRAFFIC SAFETY

Counselor: Melissa Townsend (lead), Bijal Patel

Requirements that will be covered in class:TBD

 

Thursday June 24

5:00– 7:00 PM: FIRE SAFETY

Counselor: George Hogan (lead), Jonuel Negron Diaz

Requirements that will be covered in class: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6cdefgh, 8

 

Friday June 25

5:00– 7:00 PM: CRIME PREVENTION

Counselor: Sean Griffin, Howard Zimmerman

Requirements that will be covered in class: 1, 3, 8, 9abc