East Lake CERT is offering the G-317 CERT training class on Fri. Sept 14 thru Sun. Sept 16. This training follows FEMA guidelines and will include instruction for:
- Disaster Preparedness
- Search & Rescue
- Small Fire Suppression
- Emergency Communications
- Fire Extinguisher Training
Fri: Class room instruction will begin at 6p, please dress comfortably. The class manual will be supplied on DVD so bring a computer if you wish.
Sat: This day will consist of classroom instruction from 8a to 5p with breaks for hands on experiences and lunch. You may bring your lunch or choose from many local eateries. Please dress comfortably and appropriately for both indoor and outdoor activities which should include close toed shoes. Don’t forget insect repellent, sunscreen if you need it, EL CERT will provide water.
Sun: Instruction will begin at noon and run thru 5/5:30p. Part will be classroom, part will be outdoors and most will be the fun part … your disaster drill. Please dress appropriately for any weather, preferably long pants/closed toe shoes/hat if needed/gloves, EL CERT will provide water. G-317 certificates will be awarded upon completion.
CERT Mission Statement:
“The Greatest Good For The Greatest Number”