Wednesday, September 17, 2008

A training opportunity for you

Hi folks!
This information was passed on to us by Micah from CERT 31. Thanks Micah! If you are interested, contact the Red Cross directly.

your volunteer PIO
Regional Disaster Training Institute Are you interested in providing relief to our community in times of disaster? Red Crossers and partners who wish to become involved in disaster relief efforts are invited to attend our upcoming Regional Disaster Training Institute. This event will bring partner agencies and our Red Cross together to develop an increased understanding of each other's programs and enhance our ability to collaborate. Our first session will be held on September 27-28 at the National Capital Area Chapter Headquarters (8550 Arlington Blvd.; Fairfax, VA.) Participants must complete a registration packet and receive advanced approval in order to attend. Applications are due by September 19th. For a course schedule and registration form, contact Please share this information with your colleagues and any others who might like to participate!