Hotzone Emergency Aid Team
H.E.A.T is a volunteer program made up of individuals who are highly trained in disaster response. Not only are they highly trained outstanding members of the community. They do first aid in their local community if needed, and they are willing and able to response to disaster locally, domestically and abroad.
H.E.A.T. Mission Statement
We are dedicated to harnessing the power of every individual to safeguard communities through preparation, education, and volunteer service, and to deliver the greatest good to the greatest number of people, safety.
During a disaster, H.E.A.T. members will response to any community where services may be delayed or overwhelmed. They will respond to the immediate needs of that community no matter what those needs may be. These needs will range from basic comfort – to rendering first aid and searching buildings. Over all we would like to see H.E.A.T. teams in communities across Canada.
What you need to be part of H.E.A.T
To be an entry – level HEAT member you need to taken the BDRT 1.1 and complete a criminal record check.
The H.E.A.T goal
Our goal is to have teams throughout communities in Canada. Each H.E.A.T team is organized and trained in accordance with standard operating procedures developed by T.T.F. Education and will get together within their community and practice, as well as volunteer within their area at events if needed. H.E.A.T teams also cross train with other H.E.A.T teams in the area and help their area be prepared for a disaster by working closely with their local ESS.