PER334 – 12.00 Hours
VA Public Safety Trng. Ctr.
Smyth Hall Rm 401; 7093 Broad Neck Road
Hanover, VA 23069
Susann E. Brown
05:00 PM Friday, February 21, 2020
Operations Service Center
11500 Operations Way
Bonita Springs, FL 34135
Susann E. Brown
08:30 AM Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Campbell County Fire Training
10 Fire Training Center Drive
Highland Heights, KY 41076
Stephen B Burnett
06:00 PM Friday, March 27, 2020
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 email@example.com to get the latest schedule.
This course is designed to prepare individuals who may be directly affected by a disaster help themselves, their family and other community members. Participants will learn how to develop a family preparedness plan, practice self-rescue, perform search and light rescue techniques, and understand the recovery process.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Course Completion Requirements
Must attend 80% of the course
Must pass a post test with a score of 70%
Parental consent form if under 18 years of age
Please wear weather appropriate, comfortable clothing and footwear for inside and outside activities. You will not need any specialized personal protective equipment for this class.
Walking and moving
- Survivor vs victim
- Community threats
- Community response capability
- Family preparedness plan
- Disaster survival
- Individual assessment (SALT)
- Search and light rescue techniques
- Scene safety and damage assessment
- Neighborhood accountability
- Interacting with responders
- Recovery and resiliency
The target audience encompasses the whole community approach, including, but not restricted to:
- Church Groups
- Volunteer Fire Departments
- Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
- Youth Groups
- American Red Cross (ARC)
- Non-Governmental Organizations (NGO)
and members of the general community who may find themselves in the impact zone of an incident and in the absence of emergency responders.
This training does not qualify the participants to serve in an emergency responder role.
Continuing Education And Professional Credits
- 1.2 CEUs
- For DHS/FEMA Funded Courses, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (866) 878-8900
Phone: (979) 458-5624 | Toll-Free: (855) 245-1614
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