This CERT program trains the community in basic disaster prevention and response skills such as disaster preparedness, fire suppression, disaster medical operations, search and rescue, organization and disaster psychology.
This six-week course culminates in a disaster simulation. Classes are hands-on, intensive and designed to offer students decision making and practical skills needed to safely assist families, neighbors and coworkers in the event of an emergency or disaster.
Dates are October 2, October 9, October 16, October 23, October 30, November 5, and November 9
Time is 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. (November 9th will be 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)
CERT training is free but pre-registration is mandatory as class size is limited.
For more information: www.citizencorps.gov/cert/about.shtm
To register: www.scottsdaleaz.gov/emergencies/EMHSTraining.asp
For more information contact John Moede at[masked] or at [masked]