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Coming Soon! | Awareness, Resilience, and Tools Training [ART]

ART – Awareness, Resilience, and Tools training is a two-hour workshop designed to prepare all City Disaster Service Workers [DSW] and Disaster Service Working Volunteers [DSW-V] to interact with and assist people who are affected by an emergency event or a disaster.

Awareness, Resilience, and Tools [ART] Training Objectives

First responders and volunteers help out after the Cypress freeway in Oakland collapsed during the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.
First responders and volunteers help out after the Cypress freeway in Oakland collapsed during the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.

After completing ART training, course graduates will:

  • Be able to interact with and assist people who are affected by an emergency event or a disaster
  • Have a better understanding of the following concepts:
    • Resilience
    • Dignity
    • Awareness of Self and Others
    • Cultural Sensitivity
  • Be provided with tools and strategies for practicing self-care

Oakland ART Training is available to the community, free of charge.

ART Training Schedule | 2022 Session One [TBD]

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Additional Resources

This is a list of resources that will be available soon to expand you understanding of ART concepts. We will continue to update this section as new information and resources become available.

About

This workshop addresses concepts of Resilience, Dignity, Awareness of Self and Others, Cultural Sensitivity, and Interventions, including Self Care.

We recommend taking this training in addition to the following: