Classes will be held at Bowie Station 43……. “Pointer Ridge / Mitchellville”
16408 Pointer Ridge Drive. Phone # 301-249-6525
Session 1 – Monday February 16, 2015 at Sta. 43
Session 2 – Tuesday February 17, 2015 at Sta. 43 Infection Control
Session 3 – Wednesday February 18, 2015 at Sta. 43 CPR
Session 4 – Friday February 20, 2015 at Sta. 43 Final
All Students must bring a copy of their IS-100 and IS-700 certificates, a copy of their CPR card, and the Volunteer agreement for facepiece and regulator. A new blank Form # 4371 will be handed out on Monday nights session, “Issuance of Personal Protective Equipment Request/Agreement” and then must be signed and returned by Friday February 20, 2015 to session #4.
The C.P.R. class on Wednesday February 18, 2015 is limited to 30 members from VRS class only.
Students must have Healthcare provider – BLS for Healthcare providers (CPR and AED) program.
Equivalency requests MUST be sent to Commissioner Kuenzli for review and approval BEFORE student can register for the Infection Control Class. There will be NO exceptions to this requirement. Walk ins to this class, for equivalency purpose will not be accepted without their approved paperwork package.
Equivalency members must bring their full equivalency package.
You the student will NOT be permitted to begin the class without these materials!
Classes start promptly at the times indicated.
REQUIRED ONLINE TRAINING:
All new members MUST complete two modules of Incident Command System (ICS) training before they attend Volunteer Recruit School. The courses can be taken online through FEMA’s website, and both are required: IS-100b (Introduction to Incident Command System) and IS 700a (NIMS An Introduction). Have this completed by Monday February 9, 2015 to allow for time to receive e-mailed certificates.
Please Note: Additional Information that is required for registration.
THE STUDENT MUST SIGN UP BY CLICKING THIS LINK > https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1tL1co7HDgubnirjo9E8Nln17ELVHxt4mqzprzSKmDvs/viewform?usp=send_form
The 2015 VRS Class will be limited to 30 “Full Class” student/members with 10 “Wait List” full class students/members and 10 “Equivalency” student/member.
After clicking on link, you will be required to fill out the form in it’s entirety in order to submit.
Please note whether Full class or equivalency only (just session #2) and if CPR is required.
If your members are not signed up using this method they will not be allowed to attend the class. A confirmation e-mail will be sent to the e-mail received. The confirmation e-mail will be sent throughout the registration, but in no case later than; February 13, 2015. The student should bring the confirmation e-mail with them along with the other required training material.
Class will start promptly at 7pm, any student/member that has not arrived, their seat will be given to a wait list member.
Registration for February 2015 VRS Class closes Wednesday February 11, 2015 Close of business or until class is full.
Any questions contact your home fire station training coordinator.
During this session there will be activities in which students will use the Internet for related activities. Please bring a WiFi enabled tablet, Smartphone or laptop computer for use during all classes if you have one. In your registration confirmation email you are provided the PDF of the VRS Student Manual. You should download and save this to your electronic device in case access to the internet is down at time of class. You may also print this out and put a note book together. Regardless of how you do it, YOU are responsible for bringing this document to class with you.