Resolve to be ready in 2022!

Resolve to be ready in 2022!

In 2022, why not add a preparedness plan to your resolution list?

  1. Attend a preparedness meeting, training or drill
  2. Talk to your neighbors and family about preparedness
  3. Develop an emergency plan
  4. Sign up for free Community Warning Alerts at
  5. Be ready for immediate evacuation with your ‘Go Kit’
  6. Stock supplies to last 3+ days

Martinez Area CERT wants to help you with more steps to preparedness. We offer free Basic Training classes in spring and fall. Spring 2022 classes start February 8th and our fall classes start in September.

Spring 2022 Tuesday Evening Basic Training classes will be held:
February 8th, 15th, 22nd, March 1st, 8th, 15th, & 22nd 6 pm-9:35 pm
Classes held at the IBEW Hall 1875 Arnold Dr. Martinez.

Basic Training sessions conclude with:
CERT Radio Class Saturday March 12th 9 am-12 pm.
CERT Basic Training Practical Review Saturday March 26th 8 am-12 pm. This is an optional exercise for CERT graduates to practice new skills!
CERT Disaster Drill Exercise Saturday April 2nd 8 am-1 pm for Disaster Service Worker candidates.
The Practical Review and Disaster Drill Exercise are held at the City Hall Complex, 525 Henrietta St. Martinez.


    Register for separate Emergency Communications Class

    CERT offers Zoom classes!

    We will also be offering shorter classes on interesting topics on Zoom. As noted below, two classes are offered in person as well as on Zoom in a ‘hybrid’ class.

    Personal Emergency Preparedness “PEP”
    February 26th 6 pm – 8 pm
    April 21st 6 pm – 8 pm Zoom & Hybrid class – location TBD
    August18th 6pm-8pm

    Earthquake Hazard MitigationEQHM”
    March 24th 6 pm – 8 pm Zoom & Hybrid class – location TBD
    May 19 6 pm – 8 pm
    September 15th 6 pm – 8 pm

    Wildfire Preparedness “WFP”
    Thursday June 30th 6 pm – 8 pm
    Thursday July 28th 6 pm – 8 pm