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. 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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Chainsaw Operation & Safety or Mass Feeding – Kingsport (East TN)
November 7@5:30 pm-9:30 pm
November 7, 2023 – Grace Point Fellowship , 130 VFW Road, Kingsport, TN 37663. To pre-register for this class, go to https://tithe.ly/event-registration/#/7869020; for questions, contact Jim Ramey at email@example.com.
Please pre-register by Monday, October 30, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or meal count.
The credentialing fee is $40 (effective January 1, 2023). This fee will cover not only the cost of the ID, hat, background check, and membership pin, but also the cost of any of the basic training courses a volunteer wants to take over the next 3 years.
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.”
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Registration
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Chainsaw Operation & Safety classroom (1 1/2-hour class)
6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Mass Feeding (3-hour class)
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: https://tndisasterrelief.org/registration-forms/