Disaster: Disaster Action Team Member - West Central PA - Beaver County


(40.706432,-80.32199)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

133 Friendship CircleBeaver, PA 15009


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Assist with Red Cross response at the disaster site

OPEN TIME DAYS
6 to 12 hour shifts 3 times a month, no less than 36 hours a month (other volunteer activities are taken into consideration)

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

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

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

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