VA MRC Virtual Training Calendar

One of the benefits of being a VA MRC Volunteer is the
opportunity to attend trainings which will advance your public health education and help you become a better prepared MRC volunteer.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering LIVE  virtual training sessions with state level subject matter experts.  All VA MRC volunteers are welcome to attend any of the sessions below.  Don’t miss out on these informative webinars.

**If you are looking for vaccinator specific training plan, visit the  Vaccinator Training Information page.**

LIVE Online TRAINING

To help eliminate connectivity issues, we suggest you research the following prior to the training:

  • How early to log on? We recommend trying to connect early by 5-10 minutes to ensure you have no connectivity issues. When the room opens, please ensure you mute your mic. *Video is not required for training.*
  • Is there a password? The links provided should automatically route you past the password requirement. If you are requested to enter a password given in the training alert.
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Live Webinar: Assisting Citizens with Access & Functional Needs

This webinar offers information on how to care for individuals with access or functional needs, during an emergency.

Start Training: May 24th, 2022 @ 6:30pm-8:00pm
Training Duration: 90 minutes

Day of training click on the Connection Link:

https://vdhoep.webex.com/vdhoep/j.php?MTID=m41cea22eeb89feb8b46c47a1f4842dfa

Meeting number: 2633 452 7421

Password: 2N4FnJ3x7w5

If you have audio issues, feel free join by phone 

Toll Free +1-408-418-9388 United States Toll Access code: 263 345 27421

Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

 

Live Webinar: OCME Orientation for MRC Volunteers

This training will provide an overview of OCME, its responsibilities, and needs. The training will also include the requirements that are needed to volunteer to assist OCME staff.

Start Training: June 4th, 2022 @ 9:00am-11:30am
Training Duration: 90 minutes

Day of training click on the Connection Link:

https://vdhoep.webex.com/vdhoep/j.php?MTID=m41cea22eeb89feb8b46c47a1f4842dfa

Meeting number: 2633 452 7421

Password: 2N4FnJ3x7w5

If you have audio issues, feel free join by phone 

Toll Free +1-408-418-9388 United States Toll Access code: 263 345 27421

Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED ZOOM TRAINING

RECORDED VDH & MRC: Past, Present & Future (Coming Soon)
During this live panel discussion, join State and Local VDH Staff and current MRC Volunteers to explore the history of the Medical Reserve Corps in Virginia, its role within the Virginia Department of Health, notable response activities, and what the future holds.

Start Training: Watch the RECORDED video now!
Training Duration: 90 minutes
Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED MRC Shelter Preparedness Training Overview
An informative webinar that provides a basic overview of sheltering within the Commonwealth during COVID-19 response. The course will highlight and address the primary roles and responsibilities of MRC volunteers.

Start Training: Watch the RECORDED video now!
Training Duration: 90 minutes
Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED Statewide Orientation

Don’t want to wait for the next LIVE event, complete your orientation TODAY and become one step closer to a deployable volunteer.
Start Training: Watch the RECORDED STATE ORIENTATION now! Watch VA MRC Units in Action
Training Duration: 90 minutes
Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED MRC Risk Communication & Outreach Training

An informative webinar that provides a basic overview of interpersonal communication, relaying public health messages, and the basics of communication theory.D

Start Training: Watch the RECORDED video now!
Training Duration: 90 minutes
Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED VDH: Understanding COVID-19 Vaccine: What the Evidence Tells Us

Informative webinar on the latest COVID-19 vaccine evidence. Guest Panelists: Meet Your Panelists: Richard Wenzel, MD, MSc, Emeritus Chair and Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, VCU School of Medicine, Editor-at-Large, NEJM Chris Ghaemmaghami, MD, FACEP, Professor of emergency and Internal Medicine, UVA School of Medicine, Physician Specialist, Covid-19 Response, Virginia Department of Health Kelly Goode, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, Professor of Pharmacy, Director of Community Pharmacy Practice, VCU School of Pharmacy

Start Training: Watch the RECORDED video now!
Training Duration: 90 minutes

 

RECORDED MRC REVIVE Community Training
An informative webinar that provides a basic definition of opioids and how opioid overdoses happen. This course will provide the necessary steps to respond to an opioid overdose emergency with the administration of naloxone. Note: Viewing this recording can be used for information purposes only. Certification cannot be issued to those viewing the recorded training.
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Duration: 90 minutes
Registration: NONE
How to Connect: CLICK HERE to start the recorded training
Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.

RECORDED COVID-19 MRC Point of Testing Operations Overview
An informative webinar that will provide a basic overview COVID-19 testing in Virginia and how volunteers can serve in supporting community testing operations. This training is highly recommended for COVID-19 testing team members or ANY volunteer interested in joining.

Duration: 90 minutes
Registration: NONE
How to Connect: CLICK HERE to start the recorded training
Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED COVID-19 MRC Mass Vaccination Overview
An informative webinar that will provide a basic overview of Virginia’s COVID-19 vaccination plans and an explanation of the important roles MRC volunteers play in vaccinating the citizens of the Commonwealth. Presenters include MRC Office of Emergency Preparedness staff and MRC volunteers with mass vaccination experience. This training is highly recommended for COVID-19 vaccination team members or ANY volunteer interested in joining.

Duration: 90 minutes
Registration: NONE
How to Connect: CLICK HERE to start the recorded training
Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
Attendance: You are responsible for reporting your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

LOG ATTENDANCE

Regardless of if you attended a LIVE or RECORDED event, CLICK HERE to complete the attendance form once your training is complete. DON’T FORGET…you will need the “Secret Phrase” provided during your specific training event.

Training Questions or Trouble Registering? Email our team at training@vamrc.org.