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.

Training Cost Information
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Specialized Class Descriptions

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Introduction to Disaster Relief, Chainsaw, and Flood Recovery – Covington (West TN)

Covington First Baptist Church 2105 Highway 59S, Covington, TN

August 13, 2022 - First Baptist Church, 2105 Highway 59, S., Covington, TN 38019-7305. To pre-register for this class, contact Big Hatchie Baptist Association at (901) 476-6759 or bhba@bighatchie.org. 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. To be fully credentialed, you will...

Introduction to Disaster Relief/Chainsaw O & S/Flood Recovery – Hixson (East TN)

Dallas Bay Baptist Church 8305 Daisy Dally Road, Hixson, TN

August 13, 2022 - Dallas Bay Baptist Church, 8305 Daisy Dallas Road, Hixson, TN 37343. To pre-register for this class, contact Hamilton County Baptist Association at dpittman12@epbfi.com or (423) 240-1274.  Please pre-register by Tuesday, August 10. 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...

Mass Feeding Classroom and Introduction to Disaster Relief taught after lunch – Fayetteville (Middle TN)

Lincoln Baptist Church 267 Lincoln Road, Fayetteville, TN

August 13, 2022 - Lincoln Baptist Church, 267 Lincoln Road, Fayetteville, TN 37334. To pre-register for this class, contact Darrell Haney at (931) 625-2115 with your name and classes desired. 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...

Introduction to Disaster Relief and Chainsaw Operation & Safety – Knoxville (East TN)

Grace Baptist Church, Knoxville 7171 Oak Ridge Highway, Knoxville, TN

September 17, 2022 - Grace Christian Academy High School Cafeteria, 7171 Oak Ridge Highway, Knoxville, TN 37931. To pre-register for this class, contact Doug Whitaker at dwhitinc@gmail.com or Gary Brooks at ggb072@comcast.net or (865) 603-5440. 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....

Introduction to Disaster Relief, Chainsaw O & S, and Flood Recovery – Hendersonville (Middle TN)

Long Hollow Baptist Church 3031 Long Hollow Pike, Hendersonville, TN

September 24, 2022 - Long Hollow Baptist Church (Student Building), 3031 Long Hollow Pike, Hendersonville, TN 37075. For questions, contact the Missions Team at missions@longhollow.com. To pre-register for this class, click here.  Please pre-register by Monday, September 19, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. The credentialing fee is $36. This fee will cover not only the cost of the ID and background check but also the...

Introduction to Disaster Relief and Flood Recovery – Oneida (East TN)

Oneida, First Baptist Church 201 N. Main Street, Oneida, TN

October 8, 2022 - First Baptist Church, 201 N. Main Street, Oneida, TN 37841. To pre-register for this class, contact Sean Lee at sean007tm@yahoo.com or (423) 304-6908.  Please pre-register by Monday, October 3, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. 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...

Introduction to Disaster Relief – Kingsport (East TN)

Sullivan Baptist Church 4152 Maplewood Street, Kingsport, TN

October 11, 2022 - Sullivan Baptist Church, 4152 Maplewood Street, Kingsport, TN 37660. To pre-register for this class, contact the church at church@sullivanbaptist.org; for questions, contact Jim Ramey at jimlramey@centurylink.net.  Please pre-register by Wednesday, October 5, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or meal count. 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...

Introduction to Disaster Relief/Chainsaw/Flood Recovery/Damage Assessment – Jackson (West TN)

East Union Baptist Church 2244 Beech Bluff Road, Jackson, TN

October 15, 2022 - East Union Baptist Church, 2244 Beech Bluff Road, Jackson, TN 38301. To pre-register for this class, contact Jeff Palmer at jeff@mccbaptists.org or (731) 668-5690.  Please pre-register by Monday, October 10, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. 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...

Introduction to Disaster Relief/Chainsaw/Flood Recovery – Knoxville (East TN)

Valley Grove Baptist Church, Knoxville 9000 Sevierville Pike, Knoxville, TN

November 12, 2022 - Valley Grove Baptist Church, 9000 Sevierville Pike, Knoxville, TN 37920. To pre-register for this class, contact Keith Davis at krdavis707@gmail.com or (865) 387-3519.  Please pre-register by Monday, November 7, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. 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...

Introduction to Disaster Relief and Specialized Classes – Morristown (East TN)

Alpha Baptist Church 245 Saint Johns Road, Morristown

January 21, 2023 – Alpha Baptist Church, 245 Saint Johns Rd , Morristown. To pre-register for this class, contact Don Owen at dnowen@bellsouth.net with your names and classes desired.   (Hosted by Nolachucky Baptist Association) Please preregister by Tuesday, January 17, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials. 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...