The American Red Cross offers a free workshop in Emergency Services Training in Shelter Operations and Shelter Simulation. The workshop runs from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 9 at the Clatsop Service Center.

Shelter Operations will prepare volunteers to manage shelter operations as a team, to meet the needs of people displaced as a result of disaster. In the hands-on part of the workshop, Shelter Simulation, participants can practice the knowledge and skills needed to run a successful shelter operation. All disaster training is free. For more information, call 325-4721.