If you have had Introduction to Disaster Relief and / or any specialized classes, and your class certification has expired or will expire this year, please take the opportunity and get re-certified, so that you may be able to serve when a disaster occurs.


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Specialized Class Descriptions

If you take Introduction to Disaster Relief, you need to recertify every 3 years, regardless of activation. To take Recertification class, you must be an existing volunteer.

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Specialized Classes – Morristown (East TN)

February 17 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

February 17, 2018 – Cherokee Heights Baptist Church, 199 Cole Rd , Morristown. To pre-register for this class, contact Don Owen and dnowen@bellsouth.net.

The credentialing fee is $36. This fee will cover not only the cost of the ID and background check but also the cost of any of the basic training courses a volunteer wants to take over the next 3 years.

In order to be fully credentialed, you will need to take at least one specialized class after you have taken the prerequisite course of “Introduction to Southern Baptist Disaster Relief.”

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM       Registration

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM      Shower and Laundry

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM    Break

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM      Ashout Recovery

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM      Chainsaw Operation & Safety (Classroom)

10:45 AM – 12:15 PM      Damage Assessment

12:15 PM – 1:00 PM        Lunch – $6/person

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM         Introduction to DR (2 hr. class)

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM        Flood Recovery

1:00 PM – 3:30 PM         Forklift/Skid-Steer Hands-on Training

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM         Bucket Truck Classroom Training (A & B) (3 hr. class)

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM        Form Stack (3 hr. class) – (Bring cell phone or laptop – not compatible with Iphones at this time)

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM         Spiritual Preparation/Evangelism (3 hr. class)

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM        Break

Registration Forms

Disaster Relief volunteers can now download the following forms to their computers and fill them out and bring them with you to training or send them to the DR office. By typing these forms, you are helping us save time with data entry and increasing our accuracy of keeping your records.

Use this link to find the forms: http://tndisasterrelief.org/registration-forms/


February 17
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Cherokee Heights Baptist Church
199 Cole Road
Morristown, TN United States
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