Training

Basic Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training is a 20-hour, hands-on course in disaster response taught by local first responders. It is designed to prepare you to help yourself and others in the event of a catastrophic disaster. Some areas covered include:

  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Disaster Psychology 
  • Final Exercise
  • Fire Safety 
  • Incident Command System
  • Light Search and Rescue 
  • Medical Treatment 
  • Sand Bagging Operations
  • Team Organization 
  • Terrorism