Earlier today, the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction & Management Office (MDRRMO) held a training for the Barangay Emergency Response Team (BERT) of Brgy. 3, Poblacion at the MDRRMC Operations & Training Center, 2nd flr., Mytalic Bldg., Camalig Municipal Hall, Brgy. 2, Poblacion, Camalig, Albay.
Topics include basic first aid, lifting, bandaging and carrying techniques, reporting protocols and documentation, transport procedures, and other life-saving efforts.
Said training is anchored with the provisions under Executive Order No. 34 which aims to ensure safe and quality transport of patients with correct and applicable documentation.
The BERT training is scheduled every Saturday as part of LGU-Camalig’s intensive implementation of capacitating programs to improve the response capabilities of the barangays in the occurrence of disasters and emergencies.