Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Fall 2018

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 10th, 2018 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 1: Disaster Preparedness
September 17th, 2018 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 2: Fire Safety and Utility Controls

September 24th, 2018 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 3: Disaster Medical Operations I
October 1st, 2018 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 4: Disaster Medical Operations II
October 8th, 2018 6:30-9:30 PM Mid-Term Exam
October 15th, 2018 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 5: Light Search and Resuce Operations
October 22nd, 2018, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 6: CERT Organization

Unit 7: Disaster Psychology

October 29th, 2018 6:30-9:30PM Unit 8: Terrorism and CERT
November 3rd, 2018 8:00 AM - 4:00PM

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

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

Time & place
Start and expiration dates 
Friday, June 1, 2018 - 08:00 - Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 17:00
This activity closed on September 5th, 2018 and is no longer available for enrollments.