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Basic C.E.R.T. Course

(Community Emergency Response Team)

Starting: February 8, 2012

Eight Wednesday Evenings 7:00pm–9:00 pm

One Saturday (practical exercise) 04-09-11 9:00am-12:00pm

Westchester County D.E.S.
4 Dana Road
Valhalla, NY 10595

Course Description: The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Course educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. Using the training learned in the classroom and during exercises, CERT members can assist others in their neighborhood or workplace following an event when professional responders are not immediately available to help. CERT members also are encouraged to support emergency response agencies by taking a more active role in emergency preparedness projects in their community

This course is available for free through the County.

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