Help Respond to Local Disasters!: Disaster Action Team: General


(44.97734,-93.248924)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1201 West River ParkwayMinneapolis, MN 55454


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Become trained to become a Disaster Action Team (DAT) Trainee or a Disaster Action Team Dispatcher. Once trained you will respond to local disasters, most often house or apartment fires. DAT Trainees will respond to local disasters providing immediate on-scene response to local and large-scale disasters with an expereinced DAT Member. Dispatcher's provide off-site support to DAT members during local responses with the goal of mobilizng a team of volunteers to resond within 2 hours and maintaining positive rapport and open lines of communicatiosn with fellow DAT members.

OPEN TIME DAYS

REQUIRED TRAINING

DAT Trainees- Approximately 6 hours of online and in-person training.⦆ Trainees will need a minimum of 3 DAT responese before they are moved up to a DAT Responder.

Dispatchers - Approximately 6 hours of online and in-person training

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 1 year, renewable
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