Training Opportunities

United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) Early Response Team (ERT) certification training.
Early Response Teams respond during the first phase of disaster relief, providing Christian presence. Your church and community could also be faced with a disaster. Train to be ready to respond and know the first steps to help. Registration fee is $55, which includes training manual. UMCOR ERT badge, T-shirt and background check fee (forms will be handed out at training). Checks should be made out to the Virginia Conference and brought the day of training.  

EARLY RESPONSE TRAINING

Effective January 1 you must have taken Early Response Team (ERT) 200 Team Leader to serve as an ERT Leader in addition to the Basic Class. The class is 2 to 3 hours in length and qualifies for recertification of your ERT credentials.

Early Response Team (ERT) 200 Team Leader Training
Saturday, January 20, 2018, 8:30 a.m. 
Cranford UMC, 9912 Old Colchester Rd, Lorton, VA 22079
Cost is $55 which will include a background check, T-shirt and class materials. Checks should be made to the Virginia Conference UMC.To register: contact Kirk Culpepper at disasterinfo@vaumc.org or call 757-434-0078

Early Response Team (ERT) 200 Team Leader Training 
Saturday, February 3, 8 a.m.
Zion United Methodist Church, 2109 Seaford Rd, Seaford, VA 23696
Cost is $55 which will include a background check, T-shirt and class materials. Checks should be made to the Virginia Conference UMC.To register: contact Kirk Culpepper at disasterinfo@vaumc.org or call 757-434-0078

Basic Early Response Team Training
February 3, 2018
Zion United Methodist Church209 Seaford RoadSeaford, VA 23696
For York River and surrounding Districts
From 10:30 until approximately 5:30 PM
Cost is $55 which includes background fee, materials and ERT T-shirt.
Registration: contact Rev. Kirk Culpepper at 757-434-0078 or email: disasterinfo@vaumc.org 

 

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The Virginia Conference of The United Methodist Church
10330 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060
P.O. Box 5606, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5606
1-800-768-6040 or (804) 521-1100
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