Offered by our own in house Disaster and Emergency Preparedness specialist.
Our workshops are informative, hands on and fun.
Our goal is to help you, your family, business and co-workers prepare for the expected and the unexpected
at the workplace and at home.
Additionally, we offer business consulting " Establishing a Disaster
Homefront Emergency is a Northern California based company.
We offer our workshops any where in the U.S.
MAN MADE AND NATURAL DISASTERS
The threat of major disaster is more evident than ever before. Do you have confidence in yourself and others to react responsibly to put out fires, tend to the wounded, properly evacuate and basically have CONTROL of the situation?
Our HIGH INTENSITY workshop offers a full day of teaching not just what to do, but how to do it. The informational dialog given by our instructors is accompanied by slides and a participant "Workbook". Our Instructors will also have you out of your seats as they create an actual disaster scenario in one of your rooms, dresses you up in search and rescue gear, and shows you the do’s and don’ts of disaster survival and team work.
The full day workshop will include:
Awareness & Disaster Preparedness:
We will cover such subjects as - What is a Disaster?; Laws Protecting Disaster Workers and Volunteers; Disruption of the Infrastructure; Structural and Non-Structural Hazards, Water, Sanitation, and Food Issues; How to Prepare Your Home, Auto, and the Workplace.
Emergency Disaster Fire Suppression:
This is a comprehensive lesson in the use of a fire extinguisher and fire hose. The right way to gain entrance; How to protect you and your BUDDIE; What does “SIZE UP” really mean? How to know your environment and the development of a smart team.
A major disaster will overwhelm all medical personnel and hospitals within minutes. It will be left up to you to attend to yourself and others around you. Which ones do you help first.? You will be taught the S.T.A.R.T. System used by military, firemen and paramedics. S.T.A.R.T. stands for “Simple Triage and Rapid Treatment. You will be taught How to open an airway, control bleeding, treat for shock and mass fatality management. What to do with the victim after they have been evacuated, what is a head-to-toe evaluation and how to handle the various needs of the injured.
Disaster Light Search & Rescue:
“YOU ARE ON A MISSION” - it’s mid-morning. A major disaster has just occurred. What are you going to do after you see that you are okay? How many are trapped and where? What is the first course of action? How can you be most effective to help save lives and help the injured? You will learn damage assessment; the significance of time of day, day of week, and weather condition and how they
play significant roles. Evacuation, lifting techniques, methods of transportation of victims, staying focused, team work, and how to error on the side of safety at all times.
Prepares you for the emotional environment you will be confronted with.
Setting up an Incident Command(ICS):
How to create a management team at work or in your neighborhood and logistical planning
(how to set up an Incident Command System).
The threat of Terrorism:
.. at the end of the day we put it all together with a Hands On Disaster Scenario
Certificate of Completion available upon request
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