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Red Cross Disaster Action Team Boot Camp – Johnston County

October 19, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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One event on November 9, 2019 at 9:00 am

Participants will:

  • Learn the Red Cross role and values for engaging with disaster clients, first responders, and the public
  • Understand functions of the Disaster Action Team (DAT), and expectations for DAT workers on a response
  • Discover roles a DAT member may perform on a large-scale disaster response
  • Learn casework and recovery planning processes and the system used
  • Learn how direct client assistance is issued and how referrals are made to community partners
  • Complete training through a simulation drill, practicing the skills learned during the classroom sessions
  • If desired, be assigned to a Disaster Action Team, and support the Red Cross in Johnston County.

Call 919-774-6857 or email to reserve a spot.


October 19, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Smithfield Fire Department
111 S. 4th Street
Smithfield, NC 27577 United States
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