G 489 Management of Spontaneous Volunteers in Disasters
This one day course covers the skills and planning considerations that are required to manage large numbers of people who are not affiliated with an experienced relief organization, but who want to help in disasters. The course will discuss the benefits that spontaneous volunteers can bring to relief efforts and the challenges they may bring if not coordinated effectively.
Prerequisites: Recommended courses are:
G288 Local Volunteer and Donations Management
IS-100, 200, 700, 800 (available free online at http://training.fema.gov/IS)
Target Audience: Emergency Managers and voluntary organizations responsible for the management of spontaneous volunteers.
Seats Remaining: 13
Begin Date: 3/10/2020
End Date: 3/10/2020
Time: 9:00 AM--3:00 PM
United Faith Church
Iowa - 51652
All travel expenses will be on your own, adequate time for lunch will be provided.