Red Cross shelter training continues today

Posted at 7:12 AM, Sep 17, 2018

The final day of the Louisiana Region of the Red Cross’ Shelter Fundamental training will be held today in Baton Rouge, Lafayette and Lake Charles.  The training course began last week.

The Shelter Fundamentals course is a basic level course that introduces the guidelines and procedures for setting up, running and closing a shelter during a disaster. Referencing shelter checklists, participants will work on a case study that takes them through four of the six phases of the Sheltering Process: Resourcing, Opening, Operating and Closing.

Baton Rouge Training:

Baton Rouge Chapter Office 4655 Sherwood Common Parkway Baton Rouge, LA 70816

Monday, September 17 – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Lafayette Training:

Lafayette Chapter Office 215 E. Pinhook Rd Lafayette, LA 70501

Monday, September 17 – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Lake Charles Training:

Lake Charles Chapter Office 3512 Kirkman St, Lake Charles, LA 70607

Monday, September 17 – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

To register for the training, contact Jodi Tolliver at or (504) 620-2401.