Upcoming Events & Community Trainings

Upcoming Trainings for Public Health Staff

Incident Command System (ICS) 100, 200 & 700 Functional Exercise
July 25, 2018
8:30 am – 4:00 pm

This is a basic introduction to the Incident Command System, combining key elements from ICS 100, 200, and 700. Course covers basic features of ICS, incident commander, command staff functions and general staff functions, facilities, equipment, personnel, procedures, and communications operating within a common organizational structure. Course provides a brief overview of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the foundation to enable entry-level personnel awareness on the functions performed during disasters, such as a large scale Earthquake.

Audience: ALL HEALTH CARE SERVICES AGENCY STAFF should attend if you have not

 

Functional Exercise
July 26, 2018
8:30am – 2:30 pm

This is a functional exercise to apply and reinforce ICS concepts learned from the Classroom Training. The Exercise should be taken following the Classroom Training.

Audience: All HEALTH CARE SERVICES AGENCY STAFF may attend after completing the Classroom Training but SUPERVISORS/LEADS should attend.

HCSA staff can register at the Alameda County Learning Center

 

Ongoing Personal Emergency Preparedness Trainings

Personal Emergency Preparedness Training - Over the Phone!

This Personal Emergency Preparedness Training is specifically meant for older community dwelling adults, frail elderly, persons with disabilities of all ages, homebound and non ambulatory individuals and caregivers. Trainings are held the first Friday of every month from 10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. in English and from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in Spanish. Please view the training flyers to register.

Flyer: English | Spanish

Training Information
Each one-hour, phone-based training covers basic emergency preparedness for individuals and families, focusing on the additional and customized planning needs of the target audiences above. Topics include:

  • Creating a Basic Needs Kit (Water, Food, Communication, Light, Safety, Health & Sanitation, Other Essential Tools)
  • Additional Health & Mobility Needs (dietary needs, medications, assistive technology items, supplies and durable medical equipment back-up)
  • Making a Plan with Family, Caregivers and Neighbors (Vial of Life, emergency numbers, evacuation routes, meeting locations)
  • Basic Free Smart Phone Apps (flashlight, contact info/ICE, compass, radio, maps, shelter list, whistle)

Alameda County Emergency Medical Services, Senior Injury Prevention Program (SIPP)

Emergency Preparedness Discussion Groups for Older Adults  
See Flyer

Call us to schedule a training for your organization or to find out more: (510) 268-7023 or email Rosanna.Lee@acgov.org

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