Home Retrofit

Help reduce damage caused during an earthquake. Learn to become an informed consumer or how to do home retrofit yourself. Retrofit experts will show how to assess your home’s needs and how to use the City of Seattle’s pre-engineered Home Retrofit plans to permit and retrofit your home. Learn more about the retrofit process and […]

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Disaster Skills Workshop

This workshop provides training on key skills needed after a disaster and more in depth instruction on key preparedness actions. This workshop covers the following topics: *Fire Extinguisher Use *Utility Control *Water Storage/Purification and Emergency Sanitation Register: www.eventbrite.com…  

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Stop the Bleed

Mass casualty events can happen at anytime and anywhere. At your workplace, at the game, during your commute, or even at your house. This free Stop the Bleed training will equip participants with the knowledge to save lives. Upon completion, participants will be able to: •Describe the progressive strategy for controlling hemorrhage. •Demonstrate wound packing […]

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Home Retrofit

Help reduce damage caused during an earthquake. Learn to become an informed consumer or how to do home retrofit yourself. Retrofit experts will show how to assess your home’s needs and how to use the City of Seattle’s pre-engineered Home Retrofit plans to permit and retrofit your home. Learn more about the retrofit process and […]

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Message Passing Workshop – Hubs, HAMS, ACS

This hands-on practice workshop will help us hone our message passing skills.  It’s important to make sure that our messages are captured and passed accurately and efficiently and the focus will be the techniques to make that happen.  The ACS team has a specific protocol and format and we should all get practiced on how […]

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Basic Aid

Learn how to care for and respond to injuries after a major disaster when 9-1-1 is overwhelmed or unavailable. This session provides practice on how to recognize and treat life-threatening conditions, how to conduct a patient assessment and how to creatively use household items as first aid materials. *First Aid certification is not given for […]

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Hub Tabletop Exercise

This will be a Tabletop Exercise for new and beginning hub members and those looking for some additional hands-on practice.  The scenario will be an “easy” earthquake, a 5.7 magnitude quake on the Whidbey Island fault line.  All hubs are welcome to participate!  No need to RSVP, just show up and bring your hub-mates.

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