Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training Spring 2019

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 1, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 1: Disaster Preparedness
April 8, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 2: Fire Safety and Utility Controls

April 15, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 3: Disaster Medical Operations I
April 22, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM Unit 4: Disaster Medical Operations II
April 29, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM  Unit 5: Light Search and Resuce Operations
May 6, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM Mid-Term Exam
May 13, 2019 6:30-9:30 PM

Unit 6: CERT Organization

Unit 7: Disaster Psychology

May 20, 2019 6:30-9:30PM Unit 8: Terrorism and CERT
June 1, 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 or 610-344-5540.

Time & place
Start and expiration dates 
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 08:00 - Friday, March 29, 2019 - 17:00
This activity closed on March 29th, 2019 and is no longer available for enrollments.