Who should take CERT training?

In 95% of all emergencies, the victim or bystander provides the first immediate assistance on the scene. Would you know what to do? CERT training takes about 20 hours to complete and provides critical skills in emergency preparedness and response.

Types of people who should take the training include:

  • Communities of faith
  • Community leaders
  • Members of clubs and civic organizations
  • Neighborhood Watch groups
  • Parents
  • People interested in taking an active role in hometown preparedness
  • Scouting and youth organizations
  • Students, teachers, and administrators

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1. What is CERT?
2. What do CERT teams do in an emergency?
3. How does CERT help the community?
4. What are the benefits of CERT training?
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