CERT G-317 (basic CERT course)
November 8 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
“Community Emergency Response Teams” CERT-G-317, is a course that serves as an introduction to CERT for those wanting to complete training or as a refresher for current team members. CERT Program educated citizens learn about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.
Course Dates & Hours:
Day 1 – October 25, 2020 (Sunday) 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Via Zoom
Day 2 – November 01, 2020 (Sunday) 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Via Zoom
Day 3 – November 08, 2020 (Sunday) 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Via Zoom
Day 4 – November 15, 2020 (Sunday) 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Hands-on, Location: John Chesnut Sr.Park 2200 E Lake Rd S, Palm Harbor, FL 34685
Use the following link to register for this class.
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills,) such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. CERT offers a consistent, nationwide approach to volunteer training and organization that professional responders can rely on during disaster situations, which allows them to focus on more complex tasks. Through CERT, the capabilities to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters is built and enhanced.
CERT Course Class Topics
- Personal & Family Preparedness
- Hurricane Preparation
- Disaster Preparedness
- Team Organization
- Disaster Psychology
- Medical Operations
- Medical Triage
- Damage Assessment
- Fire Suppression
- Fire Chemistry
- Hazardous Materials
- Utility Control
- Light Search & Rescue
- Full Disaster Simulation
- Heavy Object Lifting
Learn to how to respond to a disaster to protect yourself, your family and your community.