The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area. Basic disaster response skills taught are:
- Disaster Awareness and CERT Organization
- Damage Assessment
- Incident Command
- Fire Suppression, Hazardous Materials, and Terrorism
- Search and Rescue
- Medical Skills
- Psychology of Disaster
CERT member are better equipped to assist others in their neighborhood or workplace following an event when professional responders are not immediately available to help.
Upcoming CERT class dates:
Wednesday classes start: Feb. 8 - 6:30-9:30 (capacity: 36 students)
Thursday classes start: Feb. 9 - 6:30-9:30 (capacity: 36 students)
Final exercise for all classes will be held Saturday, March 25 - 9:00 am - 1 pm.
Station 81 - 255 South 100 West, Bountiful
Cost - $40.00
TO REGISTER, CONTACT SOUTH DAVIS METRO FIRE AT 801-677-2400