The Douglas County Of Emergency Management is offering a public Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T) training program. The program is being provided to help increase local response capability via community volunteers with education in potential hazards and ways to prepare for them.
The program curriculum, which is designed to help teach basic organization skills necessary to help the volunteers, their loved ones, and their neighbors, includes the following training topics:
- Emergency Preparedness
- Fire Safety
- Emergency Medical Operations
- Light Search and Rescue
- Disaster Psychology
- Terrorism and C.E.R.T
The training consists of a series of classes held in the evenings at the Douglas County Justice Center in Castle Rock on the following days:
- Tuesday, September 27 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 4 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 11 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 18 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 25 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, November 1 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
- Saturday, November 5 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Class size is limited and all students must be over 18 years of age and students must complete all 26 hours of the course to receive a certificate of completion.
To enroll please contact: Anne Walton