Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)


(41.85232,-71.42006)
 

Cause Areas

When

Tue Sep 04, 2018 06:00 PM - Sun Oct 07, 2018 09:00 PM

Where

591 Charles St.Providence, RI 02904
cert kit
Free preparedness kit with class completion

About

CERT is a 25 hour course split into 7 classes. This is a base line training to teach community members some basic skills to assist during disasters. We cover: General preparedness, Fire extinguishing, Disaster medical operations, Light search and rescue, Incident command structure, Disaster psychology, and Terrorism. The course is then closed out with a final test and hands on "rodeo". Each student will also receive a preparedness/response bag, certificate, CERT patch, and PEMA CERT shirt. This is a free course!

NOTE: We respond to 100% of requests. If you do not hear back from us within 48 hours, Please contact directly. Number is on Providence RI website under emergency management department. Spam monster eats some of our emails.

Skills

  • Disaster Response
  • Disaster Cleanup
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Safety & Disaster Education
  • Search & Rescue
  • Operations

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Aprox. 25 hours, 7 classes + "rodeo"
  • We perform background check at no charge

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