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Co-Location Shelter Fundamentals (NC-PEART-0229)

This course was formally known as the CAMET (Companion Animal Mobile Equipment Trailer) and Sheltering Course.

This course will train volunteers and emergency response personnel on the legal responsibilities for companion animal sheltering during emergencies, essential skills needed to set up an emergency animal shelter and how to utilize the Companion Animal Mobile Equipment Trailer (CAMET) and Companion Animal Shelter Trailer (CAST). Training will be divided into a a lecture format and a hands-on exercise.  Participants active in shelter planning and operations are encouraged to attend.  Participants are also encouraged to wear comfortable clothing for the hands-on portion. CEUs for Veterinarians and Vet Techs have been applied for through the NCVMB.

Date(s)  Thu. May 09, 2024 8:00am - 12:30pm 
Location Forsyth County Cooperative Extension Center
1450 Fairchild Drive, Winston-Salem NC 27105 
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Building/Room Auditorium C 
Handicap Accessibility Yes
WiFi Access Yes
ESF ESF6 - Mass Care and Human Services, ESF11 - Agriculture and Natural Resources, Local Response Team
Functional Areas Emergency Management / Planning, Human Services
Offered By Forsyth County 
Primary Instructor Akers, Bruce Eric 
Course Length  
Course Hours
Award Credentials
Equivalent Prerequisites
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