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COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM (CERT) TRAINING

By Jackie Jenkins
Sep 19, 2019 at 01:00 PM

Through CERT training, citizens are prepared to perform crucial emergency functions during the period immediately following a disaster. Learn how you can safely serve your family, neighborhood and community.

The four-day training scheduled for Wednesday, November 6, 2019, from 6:00 – 10:00 p.m., Thursday, November 7, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m., Friday, November 8, 6:00 – 10:00 p.m., Saturday, November 9, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. will be held at Montecito Fire Station 1: 595 San Ysidro Road, in Montecito. Click here to view the brochure.

The course includes training for disaster preparedness, fire suppression, disaster medical operations (including triage and basic first aid), light search and rescue operations, team organization, disaster psychology and disaster simulation.

To register for the course, or for more information, contact Sue Zillioto from MERRAG: 805-705-5697, [email protected].  The deadline for registration is October 30, 2019.

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