Emergency Preparedness/CERT Training


C.E.R.T.-- COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM

CERT Training Program

In a disaster, you may be on your own...Your neighbors are learning what to do...Are you?

The Community Emergency Response Team will learn to help themselves and others! Through CERT you can receive:

  • Disaster First Aid Training
  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Basic Firefighting
  • Light Search and Rescue
  • Damage Assessment
  • How to Turn Off Utilities
...and more!

Free classes are being scheduled now for various locations in the community! For more information go to www.elcerritokensingtoncert.org. To register for classes, please contact the CERT Program Coordinator, Battalion Chief David Gibson at 510-215-4353 or by E-mail at kjanes@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us.

DOWNLOAD 2018 TRAINING SCHEDULE (.pdf)

KFPD Community Emergency Supply Program

Through the Kensington Fire Protection District, CERT Area Coordinators and other Community Group Representatives can apply for an emergency supply shed and contents. Download the application, fill out, and return to CERT Program Coordinator, Kevin Janes at kjanes@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us. If you have any questions about the program or application, contact Kevin Janes at 510-215-4353.

Download More Resources:

THE REDCROSS "FAMILY DISASTER SUPPLIES KIT"(.pdf)