Be a Part of Something Larger–Become a CERT Member!
Consider joining the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program! The CERT Program, implemented in many communities across the country, is designed to increase individual and community preparedness and self-reliance in the event of man-made or natural disasters.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has officially recognized CERT as an important part of a community's disaster preparedness readiness.
CERT volunteers are trained in emergency procedures and are duly registered as Disaster Service Workers in accordance with the California Government Code and the City of Corona Municipal Code.
Become a CERT Member!Members of the CERT program are adults 18+ individuals who have completed the 20-hour CERT Basic Training program.
The CERT training consists of classroom and hands-on training which will prepare you for hazards and disasters. Topics covered include disaster preparedness, terrorism awareness, fire safety, medical operations, light search and rescue, disaster psychology and communication, and much more!
Sign up for the next training!The Winter training will take place at the beginning of December. Dates and times for the Winter session are provided below:
Friday December 1, 2017: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, December 3, 2017: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
To learn more about the CERT program, visit www.CoronaCA.gov/CERT.