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Introduction to FAST (Functional Assessment Support Team) (VTNC-2280)

NCEM developed an Introduction to Functional Assessment Support Team (FAST) training to provide people/organizations with a quick overview of the FAST program. This training will focus on understanding how FASTs work in shelters. The FAST Program’s mission is to help individuals with access and functional needs and others with disabilities maintain their independence and safety after a disaster by determining what they need through an assessment and procuring the required item(s) and service(s).
This training will cover the basic concept of the FAST program the FAST process in disaster response, and it will introduce how FAST supports those with access and functional needs in shelters. In addition, instructors will share additional requirements on becoming a FAST responder.

Date(s)  Thu. Aug 25, 2022 1400-1600 
Location Online Delivery
See Offering Specific Information for details, OTHER NC 
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Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access  
ESF ESF6 - Mass Care and Human Services
Functional Areas Human Services
Offered By North Carolina Division of Emergency Management 
Primary Instructor TBD, To Be Determined 
Course Length 2 hours 
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Award Credentials
Equivalent Prerequisites
Maximum Participants 30
# Open Seats 21
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