Teach kids vital emergency preparedness skills with this fun and innovative program!: Pillowcase Pro


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2801 Liberty AvePittsburgh, PA 15222


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
This is a national youth preparedness program offered in Red Cross regions across the country. The 40-60 minute presentation provides emergency preparedness education to youth in grades 3-5 (ages 8-11) in school classrooms and other settings. Numerous tools have been developed for this program including a standardized curriculum, workbook, quizzes and activities which have been carefully constructed with the help of curriculum and hazard experts. Many tools for presenters have been developed to foster consistency and fidelity to the program goals and objectives. The highly interactive presentation addresses home fire safety, a local natural hazard, psycho-social coping skills and household preparedness steps like making a plan and a kit.

OPEN TIME DAYS

Training -8 to 12 hours to be completed.

Two hours for each presentation

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Orientation to the American Red Cross
  • Basic Instructor Fundamentals 6075 minutes online course
  • The Pillowcase Project Training Part 1 (webbase or Instructor Led)
  • The Pillowcase Project Training Part 2 (in person teachbacks)

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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