Become a Disaster Action Team member and respond to local disasters and assist those affected in you


(39.89615,-80.17695)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

748 East High Streetc/o United Way of Greene CountyWaynesburg, PA 15370


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Assist with Red Cross response at the disaster site

OPEN TIME DAYS
No minimum time commitment. ⦆Daytime or nighttime on call shifts available weekdays or weekends in increments of 6 hours.

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Disaster Services: An Overview
  • Client Casework: Providing Emergency Assistance
  • Fundamentals of Disaster Assessment (blended learning; Part I online using Saba LMS)
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training
  • ⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆IS-100.b Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100
  • ⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆ IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS)⦆
  • Recommended:
  • Fundamentals of Disaster Public Affairs: The Local Response
  • Psychological First Aid
  • Serving People with Disabilities: Following a Disaster
  • Working with Total Diversity⦆
  • Disaster Frontline Supervisor
  • Disaster Frontline Supervisor Simulation
  • Collaborating to Ensure Effective Service Delivery
  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) training
  • ⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆IS-200.b ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
  • ⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆⦆IS-800.b National Response Framework, An Introduction

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Once trained, may remain active as long as able to perform the assigned tasks

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