If you’re unable to locate a local community emergency response team (CERT) in your community, please use the following to locate and\or start a CERT in your
· faith-based organization,
· senior living facility,
· school, or
· Immigrant communities,
· Diaspora members learn here in the U.S., and continue to train-the-trainer course and transfer this knowledge to your country or origin. Anything is possible. Consider joining the Africa Emergency Managers Association, or Caribbean Emergency Managers Association.
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The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. CERT offers a consistent, nationwide approach to volunteer training and organization that professional responders can rely on during disaster situations, which allows them to focus on more complex tasks. Through CERT, the capabilities to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters is built and enhanced.
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