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Basic CERT Training Class

Fall 2019 Schedule

Wednesdays, 7 PM to 10 PM:  Oct 23, Oct 30, Nov 6, Nov 13

Saturdays, 8 AM to noon:  Oct 26, Nov 9

CERT Training Announcement


The six-session course covers: 

An Introduction to Disaster Preparedness

Disaster Medical Operations

Incident Command, Team Organization

Disaster Psychology

Terrorism & Sheltering in Place

Fire Suppression & Light Search and Rescue

Course Registration

Step 1.   The following two forms need to be completed before starting the class: 

Step 2.   You can email your forms as attachments to:

Participants who successfully complete the full curriculum have the opportunity to volunteer as members of New Canaan CERT.  Members of New Canaan CERT are provided with a backpack, basic disaster gear, a Town Identification Card, and can participate in additional training sessions.