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Disaster Relief

Disaster Relief Officer
Assists the ES Officer in managing and directing disaster preparedness activities. They shall:
Develop agreements with state emergency management officials pertaining to natural disaster and civil defense activities.
Develop a unit disaster preparedness force capable of responding to appropriate requests.
Ensure the civil defense and natural disaster training programs are adequate.
Develop operational procedures for rapid alerting and assembling of disaster preparedness task force personnel.
Coordinate wing DR evaluations, training missions, and exercises.
Know disaster preparedness responsibility of CAP in areas of operation.
The disaster preparedness officer should be familiar with CAP directives in the 60, 62, 66, 77 and 100 series; CAPP 213; DR related federal, state and local MOUs, and applicable FEMA publications.