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Yellow Cap Orientation

Module:  Yellow Cap Orientation
Yellow Cap Orientation is the prerequisite to all specialty training in the Disaster Relief ministry.  This training is the basic disaster relief training course and is required of all volunteers.

Prerequisite: Active member of a Southern Baptist Church OR like faith and values


Asset Protection Training

Module:  Asset Protection
Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training 

 

Assessors Training

Module:  Assessor
Assessment training for Flood & Fire Recovery, Chainsaw, Heavy Equipment, and Temporary Roofing responses.

Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                        Specialty Training
                        Deployment Experience


Box Ministry Training
Module:  Box Ministry
         Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training 


Chainsaw Training

Modules:
     Chainsaw – Basic
        Volunteers will learn basic chainsaw safety, proper wearing and use of safety equipment and basic tree cutting techniques.
         Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

* Chainsaw – Climbing
   Volunteers will learn safe climbing techniques and proper use of climbing equipment.  Volunteers will also learn basic information about the    various knots and kinds of ropes used in climbing.
   Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                         Chainsaw – Basic
                         Chainsaw – Rigging recommended but not required

* Chainsaw - Rigging 
   Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                           Chainsaw - Basic
   Volunteers will learn rigging techniques and proper use of ropes, slings and hardware to clear limbs not accessible from the    ground.  Volunteers will also learn basic information about the various knots and kinds of ropes used in rigging.


Chaplain Training

Modules:

All Chaplains must be approved prior to taking the training

* TBM Chaplain Training
* Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM)
* Operational Stress First Aid (OSFA)
  Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

 

Childcare Training

Module:  TBM Childcare
        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

 

Feeding Training

Modules:

Feeding – Food Service Coordinator

        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                                Feeding - ServSafe

     * Feeding – ServSafe

        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Trainer 

* Feeding – ServSafe – Manager

        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

 

Flood & Fire Recovery Training

Module:  Flood & Fire Recovery
        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

 

Heavy Equipment Training

Modules:

* Skid Steer Training

* Fork Lift Training

* Man Lift Training

* UTV Training

        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

 

Incident Management Team Training

Modules:

* Incident Management Team
* ICS Courses (On Line Courses) - ICS 200, 288, 700 and 800 are recommended.

        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                               Some IMT positions require Unit Leader Training

 

International Response Training

Modules:
     * Baptist Global Response (BGR)
     * Humanitarian Training for Overseas Deployment (SPHERE)
        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training


Leadership Development Training

Modules:
      * Unit Leader Training
        New Unit Leaders must be approved prior to taking the training.
      * First Aid/CPR
        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training


Rapid Assessment Team (RAT) Training

Module:  Rapid Assessment Team

         Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                                 Deployment Experience


Shower/Laundry Training

Module:  Shower/Laundry
        Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

Support Units Training

* Durable Medical Equipment (DME)

   Module:  Durable Medical Equipment
   Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

* Radio Communications Training

   Modules:

o   Communications – Advanced
     Training for licensed amateur radio operators (and those interested in pursuing a license) regarding the use of amateur radios in    Disaster Relief.
 Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
                         Communication - Basic

o   Communications – Basic
Basic training on the use of commercial-band handheld and mobile radios owned by TBM.  This class does not require any type of Radio license.

                 Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
           * Recharging Station Training

  Module:  Charging Station
      Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training
*         Water Filter Support Training

   Module:  Water purification - DR
     Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training

 

Temporary Roofing Training

Module:  Temporary Roofing
               Prerequisite:  Yellow Cap Training