Training and Exercises
YCEMA hosts trainings and exercises for all 29 municipalities in York County, first responders, and other agencies. Trainings and exercises help to prepare agencies for various emergency situations, incidents, and disasters.
For more information or questions, contact the Training and Response Coordinator.
Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Shelter Operations Course
This is an introductory course intended for any staff or volunteers who will be planning for and/or working in a shelter following a disaster.
This course will cover best practices for disaster sheltering including:
Health, security, and safety considerations
Staffing and support resources needed to open shelters
Documentation and feeding considerations
Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2024
Location: Training Room at York County Emergency Management Agency at 149 Jordan Springs Rd., Alfred ME 04002
Registration deadline: Wednesday, March 20, 2024
Please note that this course is a regularly occuring course and has been previously offered by York County EMA.
For any questions, please contact the instructor, Scott Gagne, Training and Response Coordinator, at email@example.com.