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Portland Bureau of Emergency Management

Readiness. Response. Recovery.

Phone: 503-823-4375

Fax: 503-823-3903

TDD: 503-823-3947

Get Trained

Join the Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET) program

Become trained as a member of a Portland Neighborhood Emergency Team (NET).

Emergency Preparedness Training

Schedule an American Red Cross basic emergency preparedness presentation for groups of 20 or more.

Emergency Preparedness Training for Individuals with Disabilities

Schedule a READY NOW training through the Portland Office of Neighborhood Involvement (ONI) in partnership with Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) to help individuals with disabilities.

Run. Hide. Fight. Surviving an Active Shooter Event

Video training with information about how to survive an active shooter situation.

First Aid, CPR and AED Training

Sign up to take an American Red Cross first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or automated external defibrillator (AED) class.

Safety Training for Groups

Arrange for an American Red Cross instructor to come to your site for a safety training that best suits your group.

Safety Training for Individuals

Sign up to take an American Red Cross safety training offered at locations throughout Oregon.

SKYWARN Weather Spotter Training

Information about becoming a volunteer weather spotter for the National Weather Service (NWS) SKYWARN program.

Natural Gas Safety Training

Request a presentation and other materials from NW Natural to learn about natural gas safety.