To sign up for trainings and other events, login to your Better Impact profile from the Current Volunteers page and click on the “Opportunities” menu to see a list or calendar view of available activities.

Hotline and Drill

Napa Valley Horsemen's Association 1200 Foster Rd, Napa

Overview of Hotline set up, procedure and Forms used. Practice drill will also be part of the training. RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.

Communication/Dispatch skills with CERT

TBD

Highly recommended for dispatch and evacuation volunteers, but encouraged for all volunteers to attend as radios will be widely used in various roles within Napa CART. Collaborative training with Napa CERT. RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.

Trailer Driving Certification

Napa Valley College 2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway, Napa, CA

This class is to prepare and certify volunteers to haul animals in trailers during emergencies, as well as for all related animal transportation activities.  RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.

Livestock Shelter Set Up, Intake & Biosecurity

Napa Valley Horsemen's Association 1200 Foster Rd, Napa

Livestock Shelter set up, review of animal intake procedures and biosecurity protocols. Work gloves recommended for panel set up. RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.

Companion Animal Shelter

Napa County Animal Shelter 942 Hartle Court, Napa, CA

Companion Animal Shelter skills. Review of Intake, Biosecurity, and General Disaster Shelter Operations. There will be two shifts, roughly 12:30pm-2:00pm and 2:30pm to 4:00pm, with a limited amount of people per shift. RSVP through BetterImpact of by emailing info@napacart.org.

Equine Shelter Panel Set Up

Valley Brook Equestrian Center 1132 El Centro Avenue, Napa, CA

Panel set up at the equine specific shelter. RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.

Animal Search And Rescue (ASAR) for New Volunteers

TBD

Learn about Animal Search And Rescue (ASAR) operations and get familiar with our ASAR trailer. Designed for volunteers that are new to Napa CART, but open to all. RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.

Exercise: Hotline, Comms & Dispatch with CERT

Napa Valley Horsemen's Association 1200 Foster Rd, Napa

Practice exercise focused on Hotline, Communications and Dispatch. Joint training with CERT volunteers. Seasoned Animal Search & Rescue (ASAR) volunteers will also have the opportunity to practice field staging and working with radios. RSVP through BetterImpact or by emailing info@napacart.org.