Town of Tonawanda Cert Team Seeks Volunteers | Community Spirit
CERT Training is a FREE Community Preparedness course that includes both academic and hands-on instruction. The course will meet at the Town of Tonawanda Fire Training Tower Classroom, (70 Fire Tower Drive), located off of Two Mile Creek Road in the Town of Tonawanda. The nine (9) class course starts on Monday, March 13, 2017 and continues on Monday evenings (6:00-9:00 PM) followed by a Saturday course review and simulated disaster training exercise on May 6, 2017. Participants should plan to attend all sessions.Preregistration is required and participants must be at least 16 years of ageClick Here for the full announcementTo Register online please follow this link CERT Training prepares you to help yourself, your family, and your neighbors in the event of a catastrophic disaster. Emergency personnel may not be able to help everyone immediately and you can make a difference by using CERT Training to save lives and protect property.
- CERT Training topics include: Disaster Preparedness: Disasters & Disaster Workers, Community Preparedness Emergency Medical Operations I: Triage & Treating Life Threatening Injuries Emergency Medical Operations II Public Health Considerations & Patient Treatment Fire Safety: Fire Chemistry, Fire Hazards, Fire Safety, & Fire Suppression Light Search and Rescue: Search & Rescue Size-up and Operations CERT Organization and Incident Command (ICS 100) Disaster Psychology: Impact of Disaster on Rescuers & Victims and Its Mitigation Terrorism & CERT: Terrorism & its Goals; CERT Protocols for Terrorism Incidents Disaster Simulation Training Exercise: Course Review & Hands-on Exercise