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G-489 Management of Spontaneous Volunteers in Disasters

Event Date: 
Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Dakota City Fire Dept. 208 S. 21st Street Dakota City, NE 68731
Ryan Lowry rlowry@unl.edu

   This one day course has been developed for individuals responsible for the management of spontaneous volunteers. The course will outline the benefits and challenges of utilizing spontaneous volunteers during relief efforts.
   Special emphasis will be placed on how to fully plan for and operate a
Volunteer Reception Center Program.
  Classroom training will be conducted during the morning session and a disaster simulation will be held during the afternoon session.
There are no prerequisites for this course, however IS 100, 200, 700, 800 are recommended.
Register on-line at:
Registration deadline is April 2, 2019
There is no fee to attend this course. Lunch will be provided for participants.


Sponsored by:
Corporation for National & Community Service
University of Nebraska Extension
Nebraska Citizen Corps Council
Nebraska Emergency Management Agency

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