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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Specialized Class Descriptions

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Regional Training – Newbern (West TN)

Newbern, First Baptist Church 114 W. Main Street, Newbern, TN, United States

April 16-17, 2021 – First Baptist Church, 114 W. Main Street, Newbern, TN 38059. To pre-register for this class, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.  Masks are required on campus. Please pre-register by Monday, April 12, 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...

Chaplaincy – Shelbyville (held during the Regional Training) (Middle TN)

Shelbyville, First Baptist Church 304 Depot Street, Shelbyville, TN, United States

April 30 - May 1, 2021 – First Baptist Church, 304 E. Depot Street, Shelbyville, TN 37160. To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.  Masks must be worn on campus.   Disaster Relief Chaplaincy Class - This training will be the introductory course for those who would like to become a chaplain or as a refresher for those who are already trained as DR Chaplains. Friday -...

Regional Training – Shelbyville (Middle TN)

Shelbyville, First Baptist Church 304 Depot Street, Shelbyville, TN, United States

April 30 - May 1, 2021 – First Baptist Church, 304 E. Depot Street, Shelbyville, TN 37160. To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.  Masks must be worn on campus. Please pre-register by Monday, April 26, 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...

Regional Training – Knoxville (East TN)

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

May 14-15, 2021 – Grace Baptist Church, 7171 Oak Ridge Highway, Knoxville, TN. To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926. Please pre-register by Monday, May 10, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. Masks are required on campus. REGISTER ONLINE - click here. The credentialing fee is $36. This fee will cover not only the cost...

2022 Middle TN Regional Training – Nashville (Middle TN)

Judson Baptist Church, Nashville 4900 Franklin Road, Nashville, TN, United States

February 18-19, 2022 - Judson Baptist Church, 4900 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37220.  To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.   Please pre-register by Monday, February 14, 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...

2022 East TN Regional Training – Chattanooga (East TN)

March 18-19, 2022 - Brainerd Hills Baptist Church, 6611 E Brainerd Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37421. To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.   Please pre-register by Monday, March 14, 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...

2022 West TN Regional Training – Bartlett (West TN)

Ellendale Baptist Church, Bartlett 3861 Broadway Rd, Bartlett, TN, United States

April 8-9, 2022 - Ellendale Baptist Church, 3861 Broadway Rd, Bartlett, TN 38135. To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.   Please pre-register by Monday, April 4, 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...

2023 West TN Regional Training – Covington (West TN)

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

March 10-11, 2023 - First Baptist Church, 2105 Hwy 59 South, Covington, TN 38019.  To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.   Please pre-register by Monday, March 6, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. The credentialing fee is $40 (effective January 1, 2023). This fee will cover not only the cost of the ID,...

2023 East TN Regional Training – Kingsport (Upper East TN)

Indian Springs Baptist Church, Kingsport 214 Hill Road, Kingsport, TN, United States

March 31 -  April 1, 2023 - Indian Springs Baptist Church, 214 Hill Road, Kingsport, TN 37664. To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.   Please pre-register by Monday, March 27, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. The credentialing fee is $40 (effective January 1, 2023). This fee will cover not only the cost...

2023 Middle TN Regional Training – Murfreesboro (Middle TN)

Northside Baptist Church, Murfreesboro 655 W. Thompson Lane, Murfreesboro, TN, United States

April 21-22, 2023 - Northside Baptist Church, 655 W Thompson Ln, Murfreesboro, TN 37129.  To pre-register for this class, REGISTER ONLINE - click here.  For questions, contact Elizabeth Holmes at eholmes@tnbaptist.org or (615) 371-7926.   Please pre-register by Monday, April 17, so that we can supply you with the proper training materials and/or lunch count on Saturday. The credentialing fee is $40 (effective January 1, 2023). This fee will cover not only the cost of the ID,...