Welcome to Health & Safety and Risk Management


Here are some individual programs and trainings to promote the Health and Safety of, and to Manage Risk to our members.

Guide To Safe Scouting

Youth Protection Training

Here is the course outline for Safe Swim Defense and Safety Afloat.  To actually take the training course you will first need to logon to your MyScouting account

Sweet Sixteen of BSA Safety

Incident Reporting

The Risk Zone

And for lots more information on Safe Scouting see the BSA Safety webpage




There are several safety related products that councils can purchase at a discount.

Quality lifejackets can be purchased at a discount price from MTI.  Click here for details.  


The National Council offers and encourages use of many safety related trainings and materials.

Have your Council Health and Safety Chairman take these National Incident Management System (NIMS) online courses to keep informed on the latest Emergency Procedures.

Always use the Program Hazard Analysis instructions and matrix when implementing new or revised programs.

Here are a lot more forms for medical and safety practices of the BSA.