The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program will provide you valuable training on how you can be better prepared, respond to and recover from a disaster. The CERT basic training program is a course that consists of five 3 hour sessions and two 8 hour sessions. The following topics are covered during the course:
Fire Safety and Suppression
Disaster Medical Operations
Light Search and Rescue Operations
Disaster Psychology and Team Organization
CPR and First Aid Certification
After graduating from the CERT program, you have the opportunity to join dedicated volunteers on the South San Francisco CERT Team. The team meets monthly to train on various scenarios may be encountered.
Interested or have questions? Please contact the CERT information hotline at (650) 829-4336 to sign up or send us your questions