UMCOR

United Methodist Committee on Relief

Training Calendar

UMCOR offers training to local churches, districts and conferences to prepare God’s people to respond when disaster strikes a community. The courses on this calendar represent some of the training opportunities available through UMCOR. 


To attend an already-scheduled training, please contact the person listed with that particular event. 

UMCOR provides training for Early Response Teams; however, United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) coordinates these volunteers. If you’re interested in participating in a short-term volunteer team, please contact your jurisdictional or conference UMVIM coordinatorVisit the Jurisdictional websites for the most up to date information: Northeastern | Southeastern | North Central | South Central | Western

For information about scheduling a training event in your area, email or call Amelia Mendizabal, 212-870-3892 or Greg Forrester212-870-3563.

2016   

July

23-Early Response Training
Conference: Mississippi
Location: 22378 Turan Road, Saucier, Mississippi 38574
Contact: David Newton @ (228) 216-6567

29-30 - ERT Train-the-Trainer
Conference: North Georgia
Location: East Cobb United Methodist Church, 2325 Roswell Road, Marietta, Georgia

August

6-Early Response Training 
Conference: Upper New York
Location: Averill Park UMC, 3055 NY Rt 43, Averill Park, New York 12018
Contact: Brian Greenwald @ (716) 763-7735

13-Early Response Training 
Conference: South Carolina 
Location: 18 West Third South Street, Summerville, South Carolina
Contact: Troy & Renee Thomas @ 843-670-2023

13-Early Response Training 
Conference: Great Plains 
Location: Calvary United Methodist Church, 118 W. Jackson Ave, Iola, Kansas
Contact: Steve Burnett @ srburnit@gmail.com

September

23-Early Response Team (ERT) Refresher Course
Spiritual and Emotional Care Training, 5:00PM-9:00PM
Connecting Neighbors Intro
Conference: Pacific Northwest Conference
Location: Central United Protestant Church, 1124 Stevens Dr., Richland, Washington
Contact: Kathy Bryson @ umvimdisastrerresponse@comcast.net

24-Early Response Training
Conference: Pacific Northwest Conference
Location: Central United Protestant Church, 1124 Stevens Dr., Richland, Washington
Contact: Kathy Bryson @ umvimdisastrerresponse@comcast.net

Disaster Response Disaster Training

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