Children’s Disaster Services

Equipping volunteers - certification and registration

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Certification requirements

To become a certified volunteer for Children’s Disaster Services, you must:

  • be 18 yeas of age or older.
  • genuinely care about children.
  • be a team player.
  • be in good physical and mental health.
  • work well under stress.
  • be able to adapt to adverse conditions.

In addition, a volunteer must:

  • successfully complete an intensive 27-hour workshop.
  • be recommended by the trainers of that workshop.
  • provide at least 2 approved personal references.
  • obtain a clean Criminal Background & Sexual Offender Check.

Registration form

Download registration form (PDF)