Virginia Emergency Support Team (VEST)
VEST Training Schedule January – July 2018
||Course Number and Topic
| January 5
||VEST 200: ESF Exercise Planning Seminar and Workshop
| January 19
||VEST 200: WebEOC Workshop- Regions
| January 26
||VEST 200: WebEOC Workshop- ESFs
| February 9
||VEST 200: EMAC Seminar/Tabletop Exercise
| February 16
||VEST 200: WebEOC Workshop- Finance and Plans Sections
| February 23
||VEST 200: Regional Integration with VEST- Request Management
| March 2
||VEST 200: WebEOC Workshop- Operations, Logistics, & PIO
| March 9
||VEST 200: Financial Reporting for Events Seminar
| March 16
||VEST 200: Situational Status and IAP Development Workshop
| March 30
||VEST 200: COVEOP Roles and Responsibilities Seminar
| April 6
||VEST 200: Taskforce Seminar and Tabletop Exercise
| April 13
||VEST 200: Plans/JIC Coordination Seminar and Drill
| April 20
||VEST 200: Hurricane Planning Taskforce Seminar and Tabletop Exercise
| April 27
||VEST 200: VESTEX Preparation Workshop (Session 1)
| May 4
||VEST 200: VESTEX Preparation Workshop (Session 2)
| May 18
||VEST 200: VDEM Communications with ESF Partners
| June 1
||VEST 200: Essential Elements of Information (EEI) Workshop
| June 8
||VEST 200: Leadership Reporting Workshop
| June 15
||VEST 200: Future Planning Tabletop Exercise
| June 22
||VEST 200: CAPABILITY DAY
| June 29
||VEST 200: VOPEX Preparation
These workshops are designed for members of the Virginia Emergency Support Team (VEST). To register, go to the Commonwealth of Virginia Learning Center at http://covlc.virginia.gov.
Michelle Oblinsky, VEST Director, 804-674-2421, email@example.com
Matt Wall, VEST Coordinator, Team A, 804-674-2405, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kate Archie, VEST Coordinator, Team B, 804-212-5437, email@example.com
Patrick Cox, VEST Coordinator, Team C, 804-332-3445, firstname.lastname@example.org
Virginia Emergency Operations Center (VEOC)
7700 Midlothian Turnpike
North Chesterfield, VA 23235
Be ready. Be willing to help.
Virginia Disaster Relief Fund
How is the money distributed?
Fund proceeds will be distributed to local long-term recovery groups, members of the Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster and other non-profit and faith-based organizations as a grant.
Many of these groups work directly with individuals and families following a disaster.
How else can I donate?
The Virginia Disaster Relief Fund benefits projects that include: repair or rebuilding of underinsured dwellings, transportation assistance, replacing essential household items, helping renters establish new rental residence, temporary living expenses while recovering from loss, and more.
How can I donate?
If you want to help, send checks made payable to the Treasurer of Virginia with “Virginia Disaster Relief Fund” noted in the memo line to:
P.O. Box 1971
Richmond, VA 23218-1971