Classes for the City of Moorpark Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training for the public are aimed at teaching residents to help their families and neighbors during a disaster.
Classes are typically held from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on six consecutive Thursdays with one Final from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the Saturday following the last Thursday. The training, which is offered at no charge, is sponsored by the City of Moorpark and the Ventura County Fire Department.
Please check back for information regarding 2017 schedules.
The CERT program is an all-risk, all-hazard, emergency preparedness training. In CERT, attendees learn a positive and realistic approach to emergency and disaster situations where citizens may initially be on their own.
Topics covered during the classes will include:
CERT and terrorism
Disaster medical operations
Sight search and rescue operations
Contact Teri Davis for additional information. 805-517-6241