Search and Rescue in Community Disasters

PER334 - 12.00 Hours

Description

The Search and Rescue in Community Disasters course provides training for individuals to survive a disaster and to safely conduct search and light rescue response, aiding their family and neighbors in the immediate aftermath of a natural catastrophe, technological accident, or human-caused incident. The course is intended for members of the whole community and draws on information and lessons learned from a variety of disaster incidents such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and man-made events for discussion points. This course is not intended for the professional responder however would be beneficial for the responder’s family. The course also uses hands-on training to demonstrate best practices for effective search and light rescue, which can be used in both residential and commercial environments.


Schedule

  • Details
    11/17/2018 - 11/18/2018
    Corpus Christi TX
    FP  PER334  113
  • Details
    2/5/2019 - 2/6/2019
    Harlingen TX
    FP  PER334  112
  • Details
    3/5/2019 - 3/6/2019
    Blue Lake CA
    FP  PER334  115

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (866) 878-8900 or esti@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

The Search and Rescue in Community Disasters course provides training for individuals to survive a disaster and to safely conduct search and light rescue response, aiding their family and neighbors in the immediate aftermath of a natural catastrophe, technological accident, or human-caused incident. The course is intended for members of the whole community and draws on information and lessons learned from a variety of disaster incidents such as hurricanes, tornadoes, and man-made events for discussion points. This course is not intended for the professional responder however would be beneficial for the responder’s family. The course also uses hands-on training to demonstrate best practices for effective search and light rescue, which can be used in both residential and commercial environments.


Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

Parental Consent Form (if under 18 years of age)

Topics

Preparation+Perserverence+Protection

Suggested Audience

  • Animal Emergency Services
  • Agricultural Safety
  • Citizen/Community Volunteer
  • Emergency Management
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Fire Services
  • Governmental Administrative
  • Healthcare Hazardous Materials
  • Information Technology
  • Law Enforcement
  • Public Health
  • Public Safety Communications
  • Private Sector/Corporate Security & Safety Professionals
  • Public Works
  • Search and Rescue
  • Transportation Security

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

  • 1.2 CEUs

Contact Information

Susann Brown

Training Manager
Phone: 9794585624 | Tollfree: (866) 878-8900

Resources




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