The Indiana Conference Disaster Response Team also will offer Disaster Preparedness and Early Response Team training in conjunction with the RoundUP. Disaster Preparedness Training will be held on Saturday, Aug. 13, at Epworth Forest. Cathy Earl of UMCOR will be the workshop facilitator. Participants can register through the RoundUP.

Also on Saturday, Aug. 13, Early Response Team (ERT) Training will be held at Epworth Forest. Registration and check-in will open at 8:30 a.m. and the session will be held from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. with a half-hour for lunch with RoundUP attendees.

For more information, contact James Byerly, an authorized UMCOR trainer for the Indiana Conference, at or call him at 812-756-2122. Registrations will be taken at the door; however, the class is limited to 35 students. Tuition is $45, which includes a criminal background check as required by UMCOR. An evening meal will be offered for additional $10.