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Posted on: December 28, 2023

CERT Academy Training 2024

CERT Academy Training 2024

Join your local CERT today!

What is CERT?

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members prepare, organize and work together as a team to provide essential services to their community during and after a disaster.

Each City has its own organized CERT program. CERTs strengthen neighborhood resiliency and play a vital role in their City’s disaster response efforts.

CERT Academy Training

Skills taught include organizing resources, medical operations, basic search & rescue, hazardous materials, terrorism awareness, how to use a fire extinguisher and damage assessment.

Participant Commitment

Participants must attend all in-person and online classes, including participation in the final skills day to receive a CERT course completion certificate.

Classes include both in-person and online evening classes, with a final in-person Saturday skills session and graduation ceremony. The fee of $35 includes basic safety equipment.

Register for the CERT Academy Training 2024.

For more information, please contact the coordinator, Gracie Hernandez, Sr. CERT Specialist, by Phone: (408) 341-4425 or by Email: CERT@sccfd.org2024 Community Emergency Response Team Academy Flyer_Page_1

2024 Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Academy Training Schedule

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