Here are the links to the various websites for FEMA training, PA Act 139 Narcan immunity training and PA Act 33/34 Child Abuse History and Criminal History Clearance. ALL training and clearances are TOTALLY ONLINE AND FREE OF CHARGE FOR VOLUNTEERS.
NOTE: For the FEMA courses, you’ll first need to get your free FEMA SID number here:
FEMA ICS100 FREE ONLINE COURSE
FEMA ICS200 FREE ONLINE COURSE
FEMA ICS700 FREE ONLINE COURSE
FEMA ICS800 FREE ONLINE COURSE
KENTUCKY ARES EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS TRAINING ONLINE COURSE:
The Kentucky ARES Training Course originated with copyrighted material composed by Pat Lambert, W0IPL. It was offered to KY ARES by permission of the author, Ron Goodpaster, AG4TY and many other experienced KY ARES coordinators and members adapted the course for Kentucky use. This training course is offered at no cost to anyone interested in starting or refreshing their amateur radio emergency communication knowledge.
PA ACT 33 — FREE ONLINE CHILD ABUSE HISTORY CLEARANCE VERIFICATION FOR VOLUNTEERS
PA ACT 34 — FREE ONLINE CRIMINAL RECORD CLEARANCE FOR VOLUNTEERS
PA CHILD ABUSE MANDATED REPORTER TRAINING:
Be sure to select one of the Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse virtual sessions. These are the FREE ones. https://pafsa.org/mandated-reporter-training/
PA ACT 139 FREE ONLINE NARCAN TRAINING (PROVIDES LEGAL IMMUNITY FOR GOOD SAMARITAN ASSISTANCE IN OVERDOSE INCIDENT)
— While you may not think you will be involved in assisting someone who has overdosed, remember that a growing number of emergency personnel are being accidentally exposed to potent opioids in the field, and this training could be important in helping a fellow emergency responder.
ARRL’S ARES CONNECT PAGE FOR WESTERN PA
[Information last updated December 31, 2018 by N3BAH.]