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Posted on: August 15, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Now Enrolling for Basic CERT Classes!

Spaces are limited for the upcoming CERT-B Classes, which will begin with an orientation on September 14, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.  Classes will be held every Thursday night from September 14 - October 19, 2017.  The final event will be a mock disaster environment on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. where you will be challenged to organize as a team, search for victims, triage victims, rescue victims, and provide medical treatment to all victims in the simulation.

Classes begin promptly at 6:00 p.m. and you must be at least 18 years old to attend.  100% attendance is required for all classes.  These classes are FREE and are paid for through funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.  To enroll in this class, you must complete the electronic application, sign it and return the information to Dana Perry at  Please call 757-269-2904 for additional information.

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