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CERT Refresher Training

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Community Emergency Response Team

Calling All CERT Graduates!

The Ventura County Fire Department is offering refresher training for all CERT graduates (individuals who have completed all seven CERT training modules and have received a CERT certificate.

 CERT Refresher training  was originally scheduled to take place on March 21, 2020, however, due to COVID-19 Pandemic concerns, the refresher has been postponed until  Saturday, November 14, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. to  5:00 p.m. 

The training will include 4-hour classroom instruction followed by hands-on drills and scenarios. 

WHERE:                    Ventura County Fire Regional Training Center, 102 Durley Avenue, Camarillo, CA

WHEN:                       Saturday, Saturday, November 21, 2020 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Check-in at 7:30 a.m.)

REGISTRATION:  You must register to participate in this training.  Register at:  CERT Refresher Registration

If you have any questions about the Refresher Training, please contact:

Schedule of Activities

Morning Refresher (Classroom and Hands-on) Training by CERT Instructors: 

(60 minutes per session plus 10 minute break)

  • Cribbing
  • ICS Table Top/Documentation
  • Fire / HazMat
  • Medical Treatment

Afternoon – Exercise and Educational Presentations.

  • Exercise Scenario (90 minute scenario plus 30 minute hot wash & break)

Educational Presentations

(105 minutes plus 15 minute break)

  • American Red Cross (ARC) – Disaster Psychological First Aid.
  • Office of Emergency Services (OES) – Overview of county disaster information and resources.

Register soon!  Class limited to first 150 signups!

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