Session 1 of the course (2 hours) will cover wildland fire safety aspects including entrapment avoidance, fire behavior, general wildland safety, current issues/concerns and risk management.
Session 2 of the course (1 hour) covers vital topics such as hazard recognition, hazard assessment and tools for recognizing hazards in disaster situations such as wildland fires, floods/landslide, earthquakes and others. We will discuss in depth power line safety, propane/natural gas safety and other hazards you may encounter in disaster situations.
Session 1 & 2: 1-4 pm
You can attend both sessions together or separate.
Early Registration & payment required.
You must check with your organization for acceptance of the course to comply with your agency’s guidelines. Course required by Sonoma County to be animal disaster service worker.
INSTRUCTOR: Loyde Johnson