Training and Certification
USNHO Red Cross Office
American Red Cross MCB Butler also maintains a satellite office in the U.S. Naval Hospital on Camp Foster to support the Red Cross volunteers at that location.
Hours of Operation
Tuesday & Thursday
0830 - 1130
American Red Cross volunteers have the opportunity to gain work experience in a variety of fields including administration, personnel management, medical assisting, and teaching. Volunteers are also needed to assist with a variety of programs including disaster services, health and safety instruction and training, and emergency preparedness.
Disaster strikes without warning, and here on Okinawa, we are particularly vulnerable to various forces of nature. From typhoons to earthquakes, fires to flooding, being prepared is the best way to assure your family's safety. MCB Butler offers preparedness tips, weather updates, and the current TCCOR.
Service to the Armed Forces Emergency Communications provides objective, timely, confidential, factual, complete and verified information about an emergency or potential emergency situations involving service members and their immediate family members in order to enable service members and military authorities to make informed decisions.
DSN: 645-3800 Cell: 098-970-3800
The American Red Cross offers a variety of health and safety courses to meet your training needs. Choose from courses in Adult CPR, Infant & Child CPR, Standard First Aid, Automated External Defibrillation (AED), Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers (BLS), Babysitter Training, lifeguarding, and more.
The American Red Cross Marine Corps Base Butler provides services to the entire U.S. Marine Corps footprint in Okinawa, Japan: Camps Schwab, Gonsalves, Hansen, Courtney, Lester, Foster, and Kinser. Also included are Fort Buckner and Naha Port.