Chaplain Qualification Updates

Dear Disaster Relief Chaplains

In order to serve as a chaplain with Northwest Baptist Disaster Relief, you will need to be current with your qualifications and our staff needs to have those recorded.

ISBDR – This “Intro” course is mandatory. Needs to be taken every 3 years to stay current
Read the DR Chaplaincy Manual
Disaster Relief Chaplaincy – this course is mandatory. You may take this course again or an Advanced or ReCert course to keep current
SBC Church Membership Verification required to serve with Disaster Relief

Letter of Recommendation from your pastor as a Disaster Relief chaplain
Background Check done by a Northwest Baptist Convention approved organization
Medical and background
Release and Indemnity Agreement

Strongly Encouraged:
Other DR skills courses such as Mass Feeding, Disaster Assessment, Skid Steer, etc
FEMA  Courses:  ICS100, ICS200, ICS 700, and ICS 800

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