Early Response Team Trainings

Early Response Team Trainings help equip individuals and teams to respond in the immediate aftermath of a disaster. The cost for the training is $25 per participant. At the training, participants will receive an ERT Training Manual and upon completing the course will receive an UMCOR ID Badge and a T-shirt. Background checks are required before receiving badges. Please provide proof of background check. Safe Sanctuaries background checks are applicable. Lunch is also included in the cost. Pre-registration is required.

*Chainsaw training requirements: complete and pass ERT training offered in the morning or hold current ERT badge. Cost for chainsaw training only is $12. If taken following the ERT class in the morning $6. The cost includes your textbook and badge. This chainsaw training will be demonstration and lecture style. There must be 6 participants for a chainsaw course to make. 

Upcoming Trainings:

ERT (Only) Training: January 27, 2018
Nashville UMC: 9am-5pm
304 South Berrien, Nashville GA (Family Life Center)
Cost $25.00
ERT & Chainsaw Training: February 24, 2018
Wesley UMC @ Frederica: 8am-2pm ERT basic training/2pm-5pm Chainsaw training
6520 Frederica Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
Cost: $25.00 Basic ERT, $6 additional for chainsaw/ $12.00 Chainsaw only with current ERT badge

To schedule and host an ERT training/chainsaw training, please contact:

Luis Morales at morhilll@gmail.com.