A 20-hour Federally Certified Course for the Public which Provides training in.

  • Disaster Preparedness
  • Team Organization
  • National Incident Management System (NIMS) 
  • Medical Operations
  • Fire Suppression
  • Search and Rescue
  • Cribbing and Shoring 
  • Simulation Exercises
  • Disaster Psychology
  • Fees  - (Fees may vary: The City may at times seek to recover the costs of equipment,supplies or training)
  • You will receive:
  • CERT certification Card
  • Helmet And Vest
  • Backpack with tools and supplies
  • Preregistration is required
  • No walk-ins
  • Minimum age is 16

For Further Information for Palm Desert C.E.R.T. classes contact: Emergency Services Coordinator 760-346-0611x590

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