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City of Palm Springs Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Spring 20-hou...

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Thank you for your interest in the City of Palm Springs Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program. If you would like additional information please check out the City's webpage at, http://www.ci.palm-springs.ca.us/government/departments/fire-department/emergency-management. If you would like you to be placed on the notification list for the next CERT class please email us at cert@palmspringsca.gov.

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City of Palm Springs Fire Department Training Center

3000 East Alejo Road

Palm Springs, CA 92262

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Have you ever wondered what you can do to better prepare yourself and your family after a disaster. Do you want to know how you can help the community you live in after a disaster. Well, these questions and many more will be answered during the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) 20-hour training on February 1, 2019 from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.,February 2, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and February 2, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Attendance at all three days is required for a certificate of completion. CERT training provides training in the following skills:

  • Unit 1: Disaster Preparedness- 72 hour kit, important documents, overview of Citizen Corps Programs

  • Unit 2: Fire Suppression and Overview of hazards of chemicals in the home

  • Unit 3 and 4: Disaster Medical Skills- triage, treatment area, head to toe assessment, splinting

  • Unit 5: Cribbing, Search Methods, and Types of Damage

  • Unit 6: Team Organization-overview of the Incident Command System (ICS)

  • Unit 7: Disaster Psychology

  • Unit 8: Overview of Terrorism

  • Unit 9: Disaster Simulation- putting all the skills together

**Cancelations are accepted until January 14, 2019.**

***The City of Palm Springs is committed to ensuring that its programs are fully accessible to and usable by persons with access and functional needs. Those requiring reasonable accommodations should call 760-323-8185, TDD 760-864-9527, or email cert@palmspringsca.gov by December 1, 2018.

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