Spring 2015 Class Schedule

CERT

CERT Basic Training - 20 Hour Course

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For an overview of the CERT Basic Training course, we encourage all students to take this online tutorial:
IS-317 Introduction to CERT


Tuesday Series
- 6:00PM-9:30PM at the IBEW Hall, 1875 Arnold Drive, Martinez

March 24

Module 1 Emergency Preparedness

April 7

Module 8 Terrorism and Hazardous Materials
Module 2 Fire Safety

April 14

Module 3 Medical Triage

April 21

Module 4 Emergency Medical

April 28

Module 5 Search and Rescue + Victim Extrication (Cribbing)

May 5



Module 6 ICS and CERT Organization
Module 7 Disaster Psychology
Module 9 Course Review, Final Exam, Disaster Simulation*

*Disaster Simultaion will be held on Saturday May 16th


Saturday Series
- 8:00AM-1:00PM at Martinez City Hall, 525 Henrietta Street, Martinez

April 11

Module 1 Emergency Preparedness
Module 2 Fire Safety

April 18

Module 3 Medical Triage
Module 4 Emergency Medical

April 25

Module 5 Search and Rescue + Victim Extrication (Cribbing)

May 2




Module 6 ICS and CERT Organization
Module 7 Disaster Psychology
Module 8 Terrorism and Hazardous Materials
Module 9 Course Review, Final Exam, Disaster Simulation*

*Disaster Simultaion will be held on Saturday May 16th

Skills Exercise - The course concludes with a joint Disaster Simulation with the Concord CERT on Saturday May 16, 7AM-2PM

Course Prerequisites: None



Skills Review / Refresher

CERT Skills Review / Refresher

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED - JUST SHOW UP
Saturday May 9th, 8AM-2PM, Martinez City Council Chambers, 525 Henrietta Street

Course Description: Review Triage, Emergency Medical, SAR, and Victim Extrication to refresh and enhance your skills:
- Review principles and process for sorting injured people into groups based on their need
- Recognize when immediate medical care is necessary, and respond
- Practice Search and Rescue techniques
- Use leveraging and cribbing to remove victims who are trapped by debris

Course Prerequisites: You must be a CERT graduate or currently enrolled in the CERT Basic Training class



Radio Communications

CERT Emergency Communications

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Tuesday May 12th, 6:00PM-9:30PM at the IBEW Hall, 1875 Arnold Drive, Martinez

Description: This course is for those want to learn how to properly operate FRS/GMRS radios for use in a CERT response. We will also cover the different features to look for in a radio. The goal is to encourage all CERT members to learn the skills needed for proper radio operations.

Course Prerequisites: You must be a CERT graduate or currently enrolled in the CERT Basic Training class