CERT Class Detail

20 Hour CERT Class

Date:

Friday, Oct. 22 from 6:00 - 10:00pm
Saturday, Oct. 23 from 8:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, Oct. 24 from 8:00am to 5:00pm
You must attend all 3 classes to graduate

Location: TBD
Instructor: TBD

Class Description

Disaster Preparedness & Terrorism
Learn what threats Huntington Beach residents face, how the City will respond in a disaster, and how you can get your home, family, neighborhood, school and/or business prepared to respond to emergencies.

Disaster First Aid (Medical Ops I & II)
Learn creative first aid solutions to common injuries resulting from an earthquake, or other disasters, and the ABC’s of disaster first aid. Additional topics include splints, slings, treating burns, impaled objects and shock.  Learn how to triage disaster victims.

Light Search & Rescue/Fire Suppression
Learn how to do a safety size-up, lift 1000+ pounds using simple leverage techniques, properly search for trapped victims, shore up an unsafe structure, and safely move the injured. Learn to use a fire extinguisher and put out a live fire, fire safety and prevention, how to shut off utilities and secure items that may cause injuries in an earthquake. Finish the class with a disaster drill that will test your newly acquired skills.

Please register on line at the link below; also please download the Application at the link provided and mail the application to 2000 Main St., Huntington Beach, CA 92648, attention Carol Burtis; contact Carol Burtis @ 714-536-5979 if you have any questions.

Attachment: DSW Form & Code of Conduct2.pdf

 


Did you know?


The Huntington Beach Fire Department charges for emergency medical services and ambulance transportation.  However, residents can join the FireMed Program and protect their out-of-pocket costs!  Read more about the FireMed Program.

Contact Information

City of Huntington Beach
Fire Department
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA
Phone: (714) 536-5411
Fax: (714) 374-1551
Email:

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