January 2016 CERT Training

Disaster Preparedness Training

Offered to Oro Valley and Tucson Residents

What: Community Emergency Response Training (CERT)

  • A Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) approved course, CERT training takes about 20 hours to complete and provides critical skills in emergency preparedness and response.

Participants learn how to:

  • Identify and anticipate hazards
  • Reduce fire hazards in the home and workplace
  • Extinguish small fires
  • Assist emergency responders
  • Conduct light search and rescue
  • Set up medical treatment areas
  • Apply basic medical techniques
  • Help reduce survivor stress 

When: 6pm – 10pm Tuesday/Wednesday Jan 26, 27 & Monday/Tuesday February 1,2; and 8am – 5pm Sat Feb 6, 2016

Where: OVPD Tangerine Substation Training Room, 1920 E. Tangerine Rd, Oro Valley, AZ 85755-6240 

Who should take this training?

  • People interested in taking an active role in hometown preparedness
  • Neighborhood Watch groups, community leaders, parents
  • Communities of faith, Scouting and youth organizations
  • Students, teachers, and administrators
  • Members of clubs and civic organizations, local government 

To register: Seating is limited. Contact Cassidy at 229-4964, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  by January 20, 2016 to reserve your place. 

Presented by the Town of Oro Valley Citizen Corps Council

in Partnership with the Tucson Citizen Corps Council