This annual day camp for area 5th and 6th graders is always a hit!
Camp 911 is a two-day camp. Attendance is limited and is on a first-come, first-served basis; pre-registration and acceptance is required. By pre-registering, you are putting you name on a list for final acceptance. If you are accepted, you will receive an final acceptance packet after July 1, once registration is closed.
IMPORTANT: FINAL ACCEPTANCE TO CAMP IS NOT DETERMINED UNTIL AFTER JULY 1. Acceptance letters will be sent to those accepted to this year's camp. Thank you for understanding our space limits.
Who is Eligible?
To be eligible for Camp 911, you must be:
• completing or entering sixth grade in a Houghton or Keweenaw County school
• a home-schooled student between the ages of 10 and 12.
Remember, Camp 911 has limited space so pre-register as soon as possible!
Campers can look forward to ...
- Tour of EMS, police, fire rescue and coast guard vehicles
- Injury Prevention: Traffic Safety/Rollover Convincer
- Extrication demo (Jaws of Life)
- Load-and-Go demo
- Bystander Care: 5 Steps for Saving Lives (skills demo)
- Bystander Care Training: Assessment, Airway, Rescue Breathing, CPR, Bleeding Control (skills practice)
- Injury Prevention: Home and Internet Safety
- Fire Safety: Smoke House
- Wilderness Survival
- Bystander Care: Skills Review
- Bystander Care: Scenarios (real victims)
- Rescue Relay
When & Where
UP Health System - Portage
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