Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Spring 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**)

April 12, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 1: Disaster Preparedness
April 19, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 2: Fire Safety and Utility Controls

April 26th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 3: Disaster Medical Operations I
May 3rd, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 4: Disaster Medical Operations II
May 10th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Mid-Term Exam
May 17th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 5: Light Search and Resuce Operations
May 24th, 2017 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 6: CERT Organization

Unit 7: Disaster Psychology

May 31st, 2017 6:30-9:30PM Unit 8: Terrorism and CERT
June 3rd, 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 
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 08:00 - Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 17:00
This activity closed on April 12th, 2017 and is no longer available for enrollments.