Recent events in Harford County are a tragic reminder that emergencies and disasters can happen anywhere at any time. Find out what you need to know to protect yourself and your loved ones in a wide range of hazardous situations. Register now for Harford County’s free “Prepare Because You Care” emergency preparedness training program developed by the county Department of Emergency Services.
The next four-week session will be held on Wednesday evenings November 7 and 28, and December 5 and 12, 2018. All classes will be held from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Level Volunteer Fire Company, 3633 Level Village Road in Havre de Grace. Participants must be over 18; younger attendees are permitted with written consent from a parent, close relative, or guardian. Registration is required, as available seats fill up quickly and space is limited.
November 7: Assembling an Emergency Supply Kit/Fire Safety/Using a Fire Extinguisher
November 28: Crime Prevention/Run, Hide, Fight/Law Enforcement Briefing/First Aid
December 5: Stop the Bleed
December 12: CPR Certification/How to Use an Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
For additional class information and to register online, please visit the county Web page: http://www.harfordcountymd.gov/FormCenter/Emergency-Services-49/Prepare-Because-You-Care-Level-Volunteer-271.