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Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) - Disaster Preparedness Training

Next event (Weekly): Monday, January 14, 2019 - 6:00pm-10:00pm View all dates

All scheduled dates:

  • Monday, January 14, 2019 - 6:00pm-10:00pm 
  • Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 6:00pm-10:00pm 
  • Monday, January 21, 2019 - 6:00pm-10:00pm 
  • Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:00pm-10:00pm 

Please note all of the class times listed on the flier.

A free Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved course, CERT training takes about 20 hours to complete and provides critical skills in emergency preparedness and response.

Participants learn how to:

  • Identify and anticipate hazards
  • Reduce fire hazards in the home and workplace
  • Extinguish small fires
  • Assist emergency responders
  • Conduct light search and rescue
  • Set up medical treatment areas
  • Apply basic medical techniques
  • Help reduce survivor stress

When:
6pm-10pm Mon/Tues Jan 14-15 & 21-22; &
8am-12pm Sat Jan 26

Who should take this training?

  • People interested in taking an active role in hometown preparedness
  • Neighborhood Watch groups, community leaders, parents
  • Communities of faith, Scouting and youth organizations
  • Youth 14-17 may attend if accompanied by an adult
  • Students, teachers, and administrators
  • Members of clubs and civic organizations, local government

To register: Seating is limited. Contact Cassidy at 229-4964, cdavidson@orovalleyaz.gov by January 10th, 2018 to reserve a place.

Oro Valley Police Tangerine Substation
1920 E Tangerine Rd
Oro Valley, AZ 85755
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