Medical Reserve Corps Volunteer Training


Fairfax MRC volunteers: Unless otherwise noted, register for classes using your TRAINVa account. First time registration in TRAINVa requires creation of an account; your VMS username and password will not work for this site. Get directions on creating an account here.

2014 MRC Training Calendar

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Health Department Immunization Clinics
When:
Dates and times vary in September
Where: Health Department District Offices
Membership Requirement: Active Status (all basic training completed)
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641.

FEMA IS 700
When: Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (offered through Office of Emergency Management - OEM)
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement: Perspective and pending volunteers welcome.
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641.

NVCC Zombie Preparedness Festival
When: September 24, 2014 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  
Where: Annandale, VA
Membership Requirement:Active Status (all basic training completed)
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641.

MRC Orientation
When: Thursday, September 25, 2014, 7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Fairfax County Springfield Board of Supervisors community room, Springfield, Va.
Membership Requirement:  Perspective and pending volunteers welcome.
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641, TTY 711.
Topic: Introduces new & perspective members to the role of the Fairfax County Medical Reserve Corps and the Fairfax County Health Department in the event of a public health emergency.

FEMA IS 700 and IS 100
When: Saturday, October 7, 2014, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement:  Perspective and pending volunteers welcome.
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641.

High Voltage Safety Presentation
When:
 Saturday, October 7, 2014, 10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m OR 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement:Active Status (all basic training completed)
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641.

Intro to Interpreting for Emergency Responders
When: Saturday, October 18, 2014, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement: Active status, successful completion of pre-course language assessment, and willingness to serve as interpreter for emergencies

Loudoun Exercise
When: Saturday, November 8, 2014
Where: Loudoun County
More details to come.

ICS Safety Officer Orientation
When: Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 6:30 –9:30 p.m.
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement: Active status (all basic training completed)

FEMA IS 700 and IS 100
When: Saturday, December 13, 2014, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement: All pending volunteers. Orientation recommended.

MRC Orientation
When: Wednesday, December 17, 2014, 7 – 9 p.m.
Where: Fairfax City, Va.
Membership Requirement: Perspective and pending volunteers welcome.
Registration Information: For more information, or to register, contact the MRC Program Office at HDMRC@fairfaxcounty.gov or 703-246-8641, TTY 711.
Topic: Introduces new & perspective members to the role of the Fairfax County Medical Reserve Corps and the Fairfax County Health Department in the event of a public health emergency.

Basic Training

All Fairfax MRC members must complete an application and the Basic Training Requirements  to be considered an Active Level volunteer and participate in any MRC-related activity. Basic Training Requirements include the following classes:

  • MRC 101: Orientation
  • FEMA IS-700: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction; offered online.
  • FEMA IS-100: Introduction to Incident Command System; offered online.

For more information call 703-246-8641, TTY 711 or email us

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