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Please review this link for more information regarding CERT: http://www.coj.net/departments/fire-and-rescue/emergency-preparedness/public-education/cert.aspx"What is CERT?
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is a national program that prepares people for emergency situations in their communities and neighborhoods. It was developed to bring citizens together and train them to recognize, respond and recover from a major emergency or disaster situation.
JaxCERT training provides Duval County residents basic disaster-response skills necessary to address the urgent needs of their community when professional first responders and emergency personnel are not immediately available.
Once trained, JaxCERT members are able to provide the following services to their neighborhoods:
For more information, contact Scott Tarzwell at (904)[masked] or [address removed]."