Events > 2014 > May > Disaster Training Weekend 2014

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[map id="1"] Bouchie Lake Recreation Site 1975 Centennial Road, Quesnel B.C.
CAD 50.00

This weekend will consist of multiple topics dedicated to disaster animal relief. There will be a workshop on setting up and maintaining an emergency animal shelter. This weekend will also consist of other workshops that will be announced.

Friday night, snacks and appetizers will be served. On-Site camping available on the grounds and inside the hall as well. Bring your own lunches, snacks and drinks for Saturday and Sunday.

Pre-Registering and payment is a must and will guarantee you a spot for this event. $30.00 for existing Volunteers and $50.00 for new Volunteers. (This will include your binder and training information.)

*If you are an existing volunteer would like to pay via Paypal just send your $30 to or email us to request we send you a request for money.

Please mail check payable to: Pet Safe Coalition Society of Canada

3097 Long Road, Quesnel B.C. V2J 7G2

For more information Contact Debbie Knabke at;

Paid in Part by the CRD AREA B GRANT

Training Schedule: 2014

Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear

Do not bring your personal animals to the training sessions.

Please bring you own food and drinks for lunch and breaks. There is a corner store and

café within walking distance to the hall.

Please be on time.

Friday May 30th

– Optional 6pm Set up and Early Registration



Finger food and drinks supplied


Saturday May 31st

8:00 Check In and set up

9:00 Orientation Introductions and Review

9:45 Break

10:00 Presentation: BC Wildfire Management Branch

11:00 Before Disaster Part one

12:00 Lunch (bring your own)

1:00 Presentation: FARSHA

2:00 Before Disaster Part two

2:45 Break

3:00 Presentation: Social Media

4:00 Animal Presentation – Donkeys

5:00 End of training for the day

5:00 Supper

6:00 Optional – Networking time. Questions and Answers.


Sunday June 1st

8:00 Review and Questions

8:30 Trailer Hook-up, Safety, Laws and backing up lessons if time permits

9:30 Break

9:45 Setting Reception Center and handling Convergent Volunteers

11:30 Cat Identification, Breeds and Colors

12:00 Lunch (bring your own)

1:00 Animal Presentation – Reptiles

2:00 Temporary Emergency Animal Shelter

4:00 Closing and Take down

There maybe a variation to the schedule content and times as the date draws nearer.