Disaster Skills 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. Class does not meet requirements for certification. […]

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GMRS radio network check in

1st Monday of the month – Channel 1 2nd Monday of the month – Channel 2 3rd Monday of the month – Channel 4 4th Monday of the month – Channel 6 5th Monday of the month – no test This is a weekly on-air talk around to test our radios and antennas. There will […]

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Light Search & Rescue

When a large disaster happens, first responders and other city services may be overwhelmed. Transportation may be disrupted and communication may be difficult. It is vital that city residents are prepared to be self-sufficient during these times. Having knowledge of some key disaster skills is a crucial part of that preparedness effort. This training provides […]

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GMRS radio network check in

1st Monday of the month – Channel 1 2nd Monday of the month – Channel 2 3rd Monday of the month – Channel 4 4th Monday of the month – Channel 6 5th Monday of the month – no test This is a weekly on-air talk around to test our radios and antennas. There will […]

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Disaster Skills Workshop

When a large disaster happens, first responders and other city services may be overwhelmed. Transportation may be disrupted and communication may be difficult. It is vital that city residents are prepared to be self-sufficient during these times. Having knowledge of some key disaster skills is a crucial part of that preparedness effort. This workshop provides […]

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GMRS radio network check in

1st Monday of the month – Channel 1 2nd Monday of the month – Channel 2 3rd Monday of the month – Channel 4 4th Monday of the month – Channel 6 5th Monday of the month – no test This is a weekly on-air talk around to test our radios and antennas. There will […]

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West Seattle Be Prepared Event – Is West Seattle Prepared (for the big one)?

• Learn how can you can personally be prepared. • Learn what steps you can take to mitigate your potential damage. • Learn skills to help you respond in a disaster. • Meet your nearby neighbors so that we work together for recovery. Free and families welcome! Vietnamese, Somali, Spanish and American Sign Language translation […]

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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. Prior to 1980, building codes did not […]

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