Estero Bay CERT


FAQ – Are there Age or Physical requirements?

Q: Who can take the CERT training?      A: All residents of the Estero Bay Area, who are of 18 years or older are eligible to participate in the CERT … Continue reading

June 1, 2014

How do I join Estero Bay CERT?

All  CERT team members are required to complete a training course. Next Training Course Details: WHY:         In the event of a large-scale disaster, the normal Emergency Response Agencies that serve … Continue reading

June 1, 2014

FAQ – Do I Need to Purchase Special Equipment?

Each CERT member, who wishes to operate in the field, must provide a minimum amount of equipment.  This equipment must be properly maintained and readily available for response to a … Continue reading

May 31, 2014

Learn About CERT Training

What Is CERT Training? CERT training prepares regular citizens to safely help themselves, their families, and their communities during major emergencies where first responders may be delayed. Taught by experienced … Continue reading

May 17, 2014

Are You Prepared?

Preparedness Info and Resources The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) web site recommends a four-step approach to preparing for emergencies. Be Informed on what do do before, during, and … Continue reading

May 17, 2014

The Ten CERTmandments

Earle Hartling, CERT Training and Education Manager, Culver City, CA  Winter 2005 When I took over as the civilian training manager for our local CERT in Culver City, CA, I … Continue reading

May 17, 2014

Team Training Meeting – June 2014

  Meeting Notes from July 2014 training  Topic:  CPR & Infectious Disease Control Date:  June 17, 2014 Time:  7-9pm Location: Bay Training Center 880 Manzanita,  Los Osos. Directions: From Los … Continue reading

May 17, 2014

Family Disaster Plan

After a major disaster, it is unlikely that emergency response services will be able to immediately respond to everyone’s needs, so it’s important to be prepared to take care of … Continue reading

May 15, 2014

Build Your Own Emergency Preparedness Kit

After a major disaster the usual services we take for granted, such as running water, refrigeration, and telephones, may be unavailable. Experts recommend that you should be prepared to be … Continue reading

May 15, 2014