Bend business offers free natural disaster preparedness course

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — In this wildfire season, it’s important to learn and practice preventative measures to improve the odds of staying safe and secure if disaster strikes.

LifeExec is a Bend business focused on helping people prepare for various life circumstances through different courses. One of the courses they offer is dedicated to natural disaster preparedness.

Due to the wildfires affecting the area, the team at LifeExec is offering a free digital 25-minute natural disaster preparedness course that can help the public to take extra precautions when it comes to safety.

The course includes checklists for evacuation and to shelter in place, along with many helpful tips.

Marketing Director Abby McCubbin said Thursday the unique quality about the course is that much of the information provided may not be common knowledge to the public.

“We have interviewed a lot of first responders and wildfire firefighters here in Bend,”…

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