Get trained to become a Disaster Assessment Representative so that you can help during a disaster: *


Cause Areas


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


675 Orchard Heights Road NWSuite 200Salem, OR 97304


The Disaster Assessment activity will provide decision-making information for a disaster relief operation of any size. To support effective service delivery, the Disaster Assessment staff will gather, analyze, interpret and distribute accurate and timely information about the extent of damage, overall impact, weather conditions, and demographics of a disaster-affected community

Occasional on-call service is expected of Disaster Assessment responders.⦆ Some specific projects will be available on occasion to gather/mine informaiton and to build capacity in the region and geographic areas

  • To be promoted to the Disaster Assessment Worker Level the following classes will need to be taken.

  • Disaster Services: An Overview
  • Disaster Assessment Fundamentals
  • Recommended: Client Assistance System Trainingall six modules (online)
  • Suggested Courses:
  • Disaster Assessment Skills (Table Tops, Drills)
  • Disaster Action Team Workshop
  • Disaster Action Team Forms Workshop
  • American Red Cross Adult First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Basic Food Safety
  • Shetler Fundamentals
  • Logistics: An Overview
FEMA: IS 100 (Incident Command System)


Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • One year

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