2017 Training Schedule 

**Please continue to check back often as we will post updates on special trainings for the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. REMINDER: Some portions of the Harvey-impacted areas are in recovery mode and we have units already in place or heading there now in need of volunteers.  Other portions of the area are still in the middle of rescue operations and we are unable to deploy but we are training volunteers and preparing to serve those areas. Get trained now and be ready to serve soon!
SEPTEMBER
  • 23 - Introduction to Disaster Relief & Recertification Tabernacle Church, Ennis | 1200 Country Club Rd, Ennis, 75119
    Training from 9:00am - Noon.
    Arrive early in order to get all documents filled out.
    Please call  (972) 875-3861 to register or for more information.
  • 28 - Introduction to Disaster Relief & Recertification  First Baptist Church, Kerrville | 625 Washington St, Kerrville 78028
    Training from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.
    Arrive early in order to get all documents filled out.
OCTOBER
  • 6 - Phase 2 – Flint Baptist Church | Flint
    Advanced training in the selected ministry area. Attention will be given to Team Leader responsibilities: Team member care/Disaster Relief reporting
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  • 7 - Phase 1 & Intro to DR- Flint Baptist Church | Flint
    Introduction to Southern Baptists of Texas Disaster Relief, Basic Manual in selected ministry area (clean-up/recovery, feeding, assessment, shower/ laundry, chaplaincy, childcare, or communications), hands on Training in selected ministry area.
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  • 15 - Introduction to Disaster Relief & Recertification Buchanan First Baptist Church, Texarkana | 3635 Buchanan Loop Rd, Texarkana, 75501
    Training begins at 3:00pm
    Arrive early in order to get all documents filled out.
    Please call (903) 831-0194, Valerie Mills at Bowie Baptist Association, to register or for more information.

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Texas Relief Information

Can you only serve for a few days or unable to be trained? Those who are not credentialed in disaster relief or unable to commit to seven (7) days of service, but would like to be involved can connect with Texas Relief.

View information for Texas Relief Volunteers >>

 


Disaster Relief Information

To volunteer to be trained as an SBTC Disaster Relief Volunteer, YOU MUST :

  1. Be an active member of a Southern Baptist church.

  2. Have a letter of recommendation from the Pastor on church letterhead for the individual(s) from that church.

  3. Be at least 18 years old.

  4. Be in good health.

  5. Have a servant heart.

View an explanation of the various levels of disaster relief training available.

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