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Program/Service:

Auto Skills Center, Pre-Trip Vehicle Inspection (for spouses of Deployed Soldiers)

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

MWR

Description:

Spouses of Deployed Soldiers, not sure if your vehicle is road worthy to make it on that next road trip? Bring it by the Auto Skills Center for a free Pre-trip Inspection, we'll check your tires, fluid levels, wipers, lights and give you tips on what to pack in case of road-side emergencies. We will even give you a courtesy fill on windshield washer fluid. (THIS SERVICE IS FOR THE LENGTH OF YOUR SPOUSES DEPLOYMENT WITH NO LIMIT.)

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

Monday & Friday:   1:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday, Saturday, & Sunday:   10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Holidays:   Closed

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-6149

Web site:

http://fortpolkmwr.com/auto_skills_center*

Location:
Louisiana Avenue, Bldg. 4529
 
Program/Service:

Basic Auto Care Class

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

MWR

Description:

Learn how to check your oil, and tire pressure, change a tire, jump start a car and much more.

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:
Every 3rd Thursday of the Month
Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-6149

Web site:

http://fortpolkmwr.com/auto_skills_center*

Location:
Louisiana Avenue, Bldg. 4529
 
Program/Service:

Basic Riders Course (BRC)

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Safety Office

Description:

The Basic Riders Course is a two-day class which covers the basics of motorcycle riding from starting the motorcycle to turning, cornering, and stopping.

Length of Course:

2 Days

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

0800 - 1700

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-1981

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/Safety/

Location:
Garrison Safety Office, 4209-D Pennsylvania Loop
 
Program/Service:

Basic Riders Course 2 (BRC2)

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Safety Office

Description:

BRC 2 (ERC) is a one-day course. All military must complete the BRC first. Documents required: motorcycle endorsement, insurance, registration (in your name) and your BRC card.

*Contact your Unit Motorcycle Mentor for course registration.

Length of Course:

1 Day

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

0800 - 1700

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-1981

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/Safety/

Location:
Garrison Safety Office , 4209-D Pennsylvania Loop
 
Program/Service:

BJACH Safety Officer

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Bayne Jones Army Community Hospital

Description:

N/A

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

Monday - Friday:  0800 - 1630

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-3420

Web site:

N/A

Location:
BJACH, 5th Floor, (Hospital Education Area)
 
Program/Service:

Car Safety Seat Fitting

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Bayne Jones Army Community Hospital

Description:

N/A

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

Call for upcoming dates.

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-6880

Web site:

http://www.polk.amedd.army.mil/content/prevmed.htm*

Location:
Georgia Ave., Bldg. 3504
 
Program/Service:

Community Police House Watch Program

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Directorate of Emergency Services

Description:

If you reside in on-post housing and are going to be away for an extended period you may enroll in the House Watch Program. Contact your Community Police Officer or the Police Desk to have your house added to the list.

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

N/A

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-4978

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/DES_website/COMMUNITY.htm

Location:
Bldg #4918 at the intersection of Louisiana Ave and Magnolia Ave
 
Program/Service:

Drown Proofing

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

MWR

Description:

Drown proofing classes are also offered at the South Fort pool. Units or commanders desiring water related training will find the South Fort 50M pool available. Reservations are required and a memorandum stating time, date, point of contact, and phone number are required.

Length of Course:

NA

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

By reservation. Pool is temporarily closed for repairs.

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-1988

Web site:

http://www.fortpolkmwr.com/aquatics*

Location:
Bldg 273, behind Baynes Jones Army Community Hospital
 
Program/Service:

Fort Polk Anti-Terrorism Hotline

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Directorate of Emergency Services

Description:

If you suspect any suspicious activity, Please call the Anti-Terrorism Hotline. If there is an actual emergency, please call 911.

Length of Course:

NA

Fees/ Cost:

NA

Schedule:

24 Hour Hotline

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-6584

Web site:

NA

Location:
NA
 
Program/Service:

Fort Polk Civilian Police

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Directorate of Emergency Services

Description:

The Department of the Army (DA) Police are trained to provide a professional, highly trained, and motivated, civilian police force in support of the Directorate of Emergency Services' law enforcement mission and contingency operations. DA Police officers are assigned to every section of the Provost Marshal Office and work side by side with Military Police Soldiers to support the installation.

Length of Course:
NA
Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

NA

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-6294/4416

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/DES_website/DES.html

Location:
NA
 
Program/Service:

Hunter/ Boater Safety Class

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Directorate of Emergency Services

Description:

Hunter Safety and Boater Safety classes are provided at the Game Enforcement Office by Louisiana and Coast Guard approved instructors.

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

Call or visit website for upcoming class schedule.

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-5222/ 5715

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/DES_website/DES.html

Location:
Building 8590 at Alligator Lake on North Fort Polk
 
Program/Service:

Intermediate Drivers Training (IDC)

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Safety Office

Description:

Intermediate Drivers Training (IDC) is a required course for Soldiers 25 and under who operate vehicles on the Installation. This course covers personnel risk assessment through the use of A.C.T (assess the situation, consider the risk and take action) to minimize your personnel risk while driving.

Length of Course:

3 Hours

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

0800-1100 and 1300-1600

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-1981

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/Safety/

Location:
Garrison Safety Office , 4209-D Pennsylvania Loop
 
Program/Service:

Military Sports Bike Riders Course

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Safety Office

Description:

The Military Sport Bike Riders Course (MSRC) requirements are, completion of MSF approved BRC, and written authorization from your unit motorcycle mentor. This is a 2-day class, each day starting at 0800. You must first pass the written test (80% passing score) during the classroom portion before continuing to the range portion of the course. You must supply your own sport bike or sport touring motorcycle. All PPE is required.

*Contact your Unit Motorcycle Mentor for course registration.

Length of Course:

2 Days

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

0800 - 1700

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-1981

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/Safety/

Location:
Garrison Safety Office , 4209-D Pennsylvania Loop
 
Program/Service:

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Assessments and Evaluations, Industrial Hygiene

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Bayne Jones Army Community Hospital

Description:

Inspection of Personal Protective Equipment on-hand and recommendations for appropriate Personal Protective Equipment for the job.

Length of Course:

NA

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

Call to set up an Inspection or Class

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-2630

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/Safety/

Location:
Bldg 3504 Georgia Ave.
 
Program/Service:

Preschool Swimming lessons

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

MWR

Description:

Potty trained children only.

Length of Course:

NA

Fees/ Cost:

$5.00 per lesson

Schedule:

Wednesdays and Fridays from 1000 to 1100. Pool is temporarily closed for repairs.

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-1988

Web site:

http://www.fortpolkmwr.com/aquatics *

Location:
Bldg 273, behind Baynes Jones Army Community Hospital
 
Program/Service:

Risk Reduction, Coordinator Army Substance Abuse Program (ASAP)

Category:

Safety

Organization/ Department:

Directorate of Human Resources (DHR)

Description:

The Risk Reduction Program (RRP) is a tool to help Commanders reduce high-risk behavior in their Soldiers. It has evolved into an efficient way of assisting Commanders in ascertaining and addressing high-risk behavioral problems.

Length of Course:

N/A

Fees/ Cost:

N/A

Schedule:

Contact POC for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Contact Info/ POC:

337-531-2989

Web site:

http://www.jrtc-polk.army.mil/DHR_WEB/ASAP.htm

Location:
N/A
 
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