Participants will learn about how to identify and anticipate hazards, extinguish small fires, set up medical treatment areas, practice family emergency preparedness, and more. Course length is 20 hours.
Who should take CERT?
-Neighborhoods, churches and community organizations.
- Scout and Youth Groups
- Teachers, Students, and school Administrators
- Anyone interested in making their community safer, better prepared, and more resilient
Volunteers learn basics about how to respond to a disaster or emergency in their community through this course offered free by the El Paso County Office of Emergency Management. A training course just for teens is also available. For more information email email@example.com
View a flyer with more information at http://adm.elpasoco.com/emprep/Documents/CERT%20gen%20flyer.pdf