Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is a training program designed to prepare a community for a major disaster. CERT is a positive and realistic approach to emergency and disaster situations where citizens will be initially on their own and their actions can make a difference.
20-hour CERT Training Program
The 20-hour CERT Training program covers topics such as:
Disaster Fire Suppression
Disaster Medical Operations
Light Search & Rescue Operations
Disaster Psychology & Team Organization
Bio-Terrorism Disaster Simulation
Restrictions: You must be at least 18 years of age to participate in this training program.
Cost: No charge
Required Dress/Equipment List: Wear comfortable clothing and sturdy shoes to accommodate the weather. If available, bring your personal response pack.
Interested organizations should contact the Health Center. 573-568-4593