Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Fall 2017

Title & description

CERT Basic Training is designed to prepare you to help yourself and to help others in the event of a catastrophic disaster.  In this event, emergency services personnel will not be able to help everyone immediately, you can make a difference by using your CERT training to save lives and protect property.

This class is open to anyone who wants to learn how to be better prepared before, during, and after an emergency.  Students must be 16 or older to attend. If students are between 16-18 years old a parent or guardian must accompany them.

Below is the schedule for this offering of the course: (**hint: Clicking the Unit link at the bottom to should more about each section**)

September 25th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 1: Disaster Preparedness
October 2nd, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 2: Fire Safety and Utility Controls

October 9th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 3: Disaster Medical Operations I
October 16th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 4: Disaster Medical Operations II
October 23rd, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Mid-Term Exam
October 30th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 5: Light Search and Resuce Operations
November 6th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 6: CERT Organization

Unit 7: Disaster Psychology

November 13th, 2017 6:30-9:30PM Unit 8: Terrorism and CERT
November 18th, 2017 8:00 AM - 4:00PM

Unit 9: Course Review, FInal Exam, and Disaster Simulation

For questions or further information, please contact Thaddeus Kavanagh at or 610-344-5540.

Time & place
Start and expiration dates 
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 08:00 - Friday, September 22, 2017 - 17:00
This activity closed on September 22nd, 2017 and is no longer available for enrollments.