FREE Preparedness Training

Bay Area residents face the possibility of a range of disasters, including earthquakes, home fires, wildfires, floods, heat emergencies, and terrorism. Knowing what to do in any emergency can save lives. The American Red Cross Bay Area provides neighborhood groups, community agencies and businesses with disaster preparedness presentations, materials and workshops.

Get Ready Now. We’ll Show You How.
To request free personal disaster preparedness training for your community center, school or workplace, please use our on-site training request form.

Our Disaster Preparedness Podcast focuses on preparing your home and family for disasters; the course includes a 19-minute film, downloadable participant materials, and frequently asked questions.

Our Personal Preparedness and First Aid Tips module provides home preparedness tips and basic first aid information; the 10-minute training uses informational slides and video clips to illustrate first aid skills.

Interested in developing a sustainable disaster preparedness education program for your group? Call (415) 427-8026 for details.

Free Preparedness Brochures
To request FREE brochures, please use our brochure request form.

Other Questions
For other questions about disaster preparedness, please call (800) 520-5433.

The program was designed to ensure that we serve the Latino/Spanish-speaking community in a culturally sensitive way.

The American Red Cross Bay Area takes an active role in helping our Chinese community become prepared for emergencies.

AmeriCorps activities address the disaster, emergency preparedness, and response needs of underserved parts of the community.

When you are prepared, you can save a life and help the American Red Cross Bay Area make our communities more prepared for disasters.

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