Director Haskins discussing Basic Disaster Preparation
POCAHONTAS, AR May 10— Alan Haskins, Fire Science Director at BRTC, recently gave a 3-part lecture series on the key components of disaster preparedness to BRTC’s Career and Technical Center (CTC) students.
During the lecture series, Haskins also explained the various types of disasters that the community could face, such as natural disasters, manmade disasters, and terrorism. The students also learned about how police officers, firefighters, and EMS workers together during emergencies.
The final session of the series focused on how individuals should prepare for and react to a disaster. For more information about the public service programs offered at Black River Technical College, visit https://blackrivertech.org/academics.