Earthquake Home Retrofit Class

Help reduce damage caused during an earthquake. Learn to become an informed consumer or how to do a retrofit yourself. Retrofit experts will show how to assess your home’s needs and how to use City of Seattle’s pre-engineered home retrofit plans to permit and retrofit your home.Register early – class fills quickly! Register: Phinneycenter.org or […]

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Disaster Preparedness: The Basics

This presentation provides an overview of the hazards that can impact Seattle, and steps that individuals and families can take to become more prepared to deal with them. This includes guidance on how to develop a disaster plan, build a disaster supply kit, and organize with your neighbors to become better prepared. The presentation also […]

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GMRS Radio Net 1/6

This meeting notice is for the third Monday of each month, when we test Channels 1 (West Seattle) first and 6 (Maple Leaf) second.  Net Control is West Seattle.

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GMRS Radio Net 4/2

This meeting notice is for the second Monday of each month, when we test Channels 4 (Magnolia) first, and 2 (Capitol Hill) second. Net Control is MIQA

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Stop the Bleed

This free 2.5 hour course teaches basic life-saving medical interventions, including a brief Active Shooter preparedness presentation and methods to control bleeding. Taught by practicing trauma surgeons, the course was developed in response to the call from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Hartford Consensus to improve survival during active shooter and other mass […]

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Wallingford: Neighborhood Preparation for Large Scale Emergencies

As part of the regular Wallingford Community Council meeting: Cindi Barker, community coordinator of the city-wide Communication Hubs effort will talk about neighborhood preparation for earthquake, storm, or other large-scale emergencies. She and volunteers who have been active in Wallingford will discuss how to participate, and in the event of an emergency, activate volunteers in our […]

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GMRS Radio Net 1/6

This meeting notice is for the first Monday of each month, when we test Channels 1 (West Seattle) first and 6 (Maple Leaf) second.  Net Control is West Seattle.

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Learn How to Become a Licensed HAM Radio Operator (Session 2 of 2)

The Beacon Emergency Action Network is excited to be officially offering Beacon Hill and South Seattle community residents an opportunity to become licensed ham radio operators! Modern ham radio is easy to learn. 90% of class participants are able to pass the exam and obtain their licenses. Devices are now more simple and affordable than ever […]

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Accessible CERT course

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates individuals about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact the Pacific Northwest. Get training in basic disaster response skills like fire safety, light search and rescue, disaster medical operations. This course is accessible for all people who self-identify as disabled NOTE: Although the City of Seattle no longer […]

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