VA MRC Zoom Virtual Training Calendar

Benefits of being a VA MRC Volunteer are the opportunities to continue your public health education and become a better prepared MRC volunteer.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, we are offering several LIVE zoom virtual training sessions a month 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 valuable webinars.

**If you are looking for vaccinator specific training plan, visit the COVID-19 Vaccinator Training Information page.**

LIVE ZOOM TRAINING

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

      • Does the training require registration? Be sure to follow the event specific registration instructions notated in the training event details. Only registered attendees will receive connectivity information.
      • How early to log on? We recommend to try connecting early 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 being requested to enter a password, use 599489.
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  • LIVE New Volunteer Statewide Orientation
    Informative webinar that provides a basic overview of the Virginia Medical Reserve Corps volunteer system. New volunteers are to attend an orientation, whether it is the Statewide Orientation or local unit orientation.
    NOTE: Loudoun County & Richmond City require unit specific orientation. Visit our Orientation page to find the link for your specific unit. 
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    Date: Saturday, May 22nd  or Saturday, June 26th (Choose only one date)
    Time: 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM
    Registration: NONE
    How to Connect: CLICK HERE to connect to the virtual training using meeting password: 599489 (if requested). If you are experiencing internet issues, Call In  (646) 558-8656 US and Meeting ID: 358 455 596
    Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
    Attendance: You are responsible to report your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.
    **If you are unable to attend this date and time, checkout our recorded option**

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  • LIVE How to Communicate across Language and Cultural Barriers
    Informative webinar that will provide a basic knowledge and understanding of culturally tailored communication to communicate with Spanish speakers and other LEP populations. This training will also provide the most common way to communicate with illiterate and low health literate communities as well individuals with disabilities.  This training is highly recommended for ANY volunteer.
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  • Date: Saturday, May 22nd 
    Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Registration: NONE
    How to Connect: CLICK HERE to connect to the virtual training using meeting password: 599489 (if requested). If you are experiencing internet issues, Call In  (646) 558-8656 US and Meeting ID: 358 455 596
    Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
    Attendance: You are responsible to report your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

 

  • LIVE Cultivating Resilence- Mental Health Wellness
    Informative webinar that will provide a basic introduction to mental health and when to reach out for professional support. This training will also provide coping skills when dealing with a stressful situation and provide steps to develop an action plan.  This training is highly recommended for ANY volunteer.
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  • Date: Saturday, June 26th 
    Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Registration: NONE
    How to Connect: CLICK HERE to connect to the virtual training using meeting password: 599489 (if requested). If you are experiencing internet issues, Call In  (646) 558-8656 US and Meeting ID: 358 455 596
    Presentation Slides: To download, CLICK HERE.
    Attendance: You are responsible to report your attendance, CLICK HERE to get started.

RECORDED ZOOM TRAINING

  • RECORDED COVID-19 MRC Mass Vaccination Overview
    Informative webinar that will provide a basic overview of Virginia’s COVID-19 vaccination plans and an explanation of the important roles MRC volunteers will serve in to vaccinate 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 to report 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.