Learn to be “Red Cross Ready” in our new online format from the comfort of your own home! The American Red Cross Los Angeles Region is offering free preparedness education classes designed to help you understand, prepare for and respond appropriately to disasters big and small.
Be Red Cross Ready for ages 14+
Prepárate con la Cruz Roja para edades de 14+
Pillowcase Project for grades 3-5
Prepare with Pedro for grades K-2
All you need is a laptop or smart phone to access the online classroom and to set aside some time on your calendar. Read below to find the class that's right for you!
Be Red Cross Ready
Trained Red Cross subject matter experts present basic preparedness information including how to make or build a preparedness kit, make an emergency plan with your family and learn what to do before, during and after disasters of all kinds, including the COVID-19 pandemic.
Expertos capacitados en el tema de la Cruz Roja presentan información básica de preparación en español, incluyendo cómo crear o preparar un kit de preparación, cómo elaborar un plan de emergencia con su familia y recomendaciones de qué hacer antes, durante y después de los desastres de todo tipo, incluyendo la pandemia COVID-19.
Regístrese para una presentación de Prepárate con la Cruz Roja
The Pillowcase Project is a one-hour interactive program for students in grades 3-5 will teach children what to do in the event of a fire or earthquake, coping skills for stressful situations and general preparedness information.
Register your student for a Pillowase Project presentation
A 30 minute program for younger children that provides an introduction to the concept of emergency preparedness in a fun and educational way. Using story-telling and hands on activities, students will build muscle memory and basic coping skills. All materials will be provided digitally.
Register your student for a Prepare with Pedro presentation
Our educators are available to provide a virtual preparedness presentation for your group or organization at a time that works for you. Be Red Cross Ready, Pillowcase Project, and Prepare with Pedro are all available.