Small Animal Emergency Sheltering Courses**
FL-003-RESP: Small Animal Emergency Sheltering: Awareness Level
**These courses are certified by Florida Department of Emergency Management
This Awareness Level class gives students the knowledge necessary to work in an
emergency animal shelter. This class provides expertise and practical experience required to become a professional disaster animal responder. The Awareness Level Small Animal Emergency Sheltering class is certified by the Florida Department of Emergency Management and is required to respond in Florida to help companion animals during a disaster.
Course topics include: Personal Preparedness, Overview of the Incident Command System, Deployment Preparedness, Assisting in Shelter Set Up, Daily Care and Feeding, Proper Cage Cleaning and Disinfection, Animal Behavior, Stress Management, Zoonotic Diseases, Personal Safety and more....
FL-607: Small Animal Emergency Sheltering: Operations Level
Operations level will give you many new job options, in addition to leadership skills and team lead opportunities. This course expands upon information covered in FL-003-RESP and ICS-100 courses. These earlier courses are prerequisites for FL-607-RESP.
This site from Iowa State University offers Free OnlineTraining for any individuals wanting to learn.
Everyone interested in animal health emergency response is welcome!
TRAINING FOR VETERINARIANS, TECHNICIANS and EMERGENCY RESPONDERS
wait until a Foreign animal disease outbreak, Natural/Man-made disaster
or emergency to occur. Get training free, online and at your own time
Biosecurity, Cleaning and Disinfection, Disposal, Health & Safety,
Surveillance, Epidemiology and Tracing and Vaccination for Contagious
NAHERC number only required for staff in the NAHERC Program: No CE’s are awarded for this training
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