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Disaster Relief Training
September 25 at 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
For new volunteers or volunteers with expired credentials, the credentialing fee is $36. This fee covers the cost of the ID and background check, as well as the cost of any basic training courses a volunteer takes over the next 3 years. There is no cost to attend if your ID badge is current.
In order to be fully credentialed, you will need to take at least one specialized class after you have taken the prerequisite course "Introduction to Disaster Relief."
8:30-10:30a, Introduction to Disaster Relief
10:30a-12:00p, Breakout Sessions
-- Ashout Recovery
-- Chainsaw Operation and Safety
-- Damage Assessment
-- Flood Recovery
12:00-12:45p, Chick-Fil-A lunch (bring a $5 donation)
12:45-2:15p, Repeat Breakout Sessions
12:45-3:30p, Spiritual Prep/Evangelism
NOTE: Participants in Disaster Relief response or training must understand that this is being conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic. All volunteers by virtue of their agreement to participate are indicating that they understand the enhanced danger the pandemic brings to the normal risks and dangers inherent with disaster relief work. Volunteers are representing that they have been free from any symptoms of COVID-19 for at least the last 14 days and agree, if they become symptomatic, to immediately notify their team leader, avoid further contact with others on site, and leave as soon as possible to avoid jeopardizing others. Volunteers must practice CDC recommended guidelines whenever and wherever possible.