The Office of Civil Defense IV-A Regional Director and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Chairperson Director Vicente F. Tomazar visits the Training of Trainers (TOT) on Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (CBDRRM), at the Lucena City Disaster Operation Center, Pacific mall Compound, Lucena City, July 7.
The said training is a 4-day conference that is attended by rescue volunteers all over Lucena City. The training also focuses on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, vulnerability and risk assessment capability and capacity assessment, hazard mapping, basic first aid, rope rescue, water safety and responder survival and preparedness.
Diretor Tomazar shared an inspirational talk to the volunteer rescuers and imposed the importance of their help to the community and the country. He also imparted the significance of the volunteers in times of disasters.
Members of the Bureau of Fire Protection assisted the participants in the said training.
The Office of Civil Defense IV-A Regional Director and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Chairperson Director Vicente F. Tomazar attends a radio interview for Radyo ng Bayan Lucena in line with the National Disaster Consciousness Month with the theme, “Kahandaan at Kaligtasan ng Pamayanan, Pundasyon ng Kaunlaran”, Governor’s Mansion Compound, Lucena Cit, July 7.
Connection Unlimited is the name of the program anchored by radio announcers Maria Conchita Formaran and Fe Gutierrez, being aired weekdays between from 11 in the morning till 12 midday.
Director Tomazar discussed safety measures that everyone can embody and commemorated the tragedy that happened ten years ago in the landslide that happened in the province of Quezon.
Director Tomazar also imposed the importance of the readiness of a family in times of disasters. He also imparted the role of the government in the programs rendered in line with disaster preparedness and mitigation.
Director Tomazar shortly recorded an friendly announcement for the listeners of the radio station after the interview.