“Protect yourself, your family and your neighbors.”
The Wahkiakum County Sheriff’s Office, Department of Emergency Management is periodically offering a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) course.
Training includes the following:
Course Review and Final evaluation
Disaster Medical Part 1
Disaster Medical Pt 2
Fire Safety & Utility Controls
Light Search & Rescue
Terrorism and CERT
Pre-registration is required and is limited to 25 participants. The CERT program is an all-risk, all-hazard training. This valuable course is designed to help you protect yourself, your family, your neighbors, and your neighborhood in an emergency situation.
CERT members receive 20 hours of initial training provided free of charge. The course is taught with classroom instruction and practical exercises. Participants under the age of 18 must have parent/guardian permission to attend.
To register for a future class or for more information, contact Beau Renfro at 360-795-3242, 360-465-2202 or via email.