Tag Archive: FEMA

Jan 23

Learn how to respond safely and effectively when disaster strikes

Did you know that more than 86% of post-disaster rescues are made by bystander volunteers? In the wake of the 1985 quake in Mexico in which more than 100 untrained volunteer responders were killed while rescuing 800 victims, Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training was developed and brought to this country by the Los Angeles […]

Mar 14

CERT Training – Western Riverside County

This 3-day FEMA endorsed and funded volunteer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training prepares you to be a volunteer emergency responder in disasters. Among the skills you will learn and practice are how to: suppress light fires, search for and rescue lightly trapped victims, sort and stabilize (triage) the injured, […]

Mar 14

CERT Training – Lake Elsinore

This 3-day FEMA endorsed and funded volunteer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training prepares you to be a volunteer emergency responder in disasters. Among the skills you will learn and practice are how to: suppress light fires, search for and rescue lightly trapped victims, sort and stabilize (triage) the injured, […]