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Earthquake training March 24 and April 7

Learn valuable life-saving skills in a condensed 2 session course. The
Classroom Session is Saturday, March 24 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm and the
hands-on Skills Practice Session is Saturday, April 7 from 8:30 am - 2:00

This is a comprehensive emergency preparedness course, which includes
hands-on practice of firefighting, medical triage, search and rescue, and
other skills.

Topics covered include: home and neighborhood preparedness and
organization, structural and non-structural hazard mitigation, utility
control, fire suppression, hazardous materials awareness, emergency
communications, disaster medicine and psychology, damage assessment, and
search and rescue.

The Course is free and open to everyone, including teenagers.
Reservation required. For location and reservation, call Pat Caftel,

The NEAT Program (Neighborhood Emergency Assistance Teams) offers
information and training in emergency preparedness through the El
Cerrito-Kensington Fire Department. For more information, contact NEAT
Program Coordinator Pat Caftel, 510-525-7268, caftel@juno.com. Visit the
NEAT Website at www.neat-teams.org .

Run dates: 2001-03-05 - 2001-03-24

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