CERT / TRAINING:
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2010 Ongoing CERT training for current members will be held on the following Saturdays:
 
1.) April 17th
 
Training sessions will be held at the Lyndhurst Community Center and will begin promptly at 9:00 AM. Snacks will be provided.

2010 Tentative dates for training of NEW CERT Members are as follows:
(Minimum of 15 confirmed participants required for class to be held.)
 
To be posted.
 
Training sessions will be held at the Lyndhurst Community Center and will take place from 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
 
Agenda:
 
Week One: Welcome, Introduction, Unit 1 - Disaster Preparedness, Unit 7 - Disaster Psychology
 
Week Two: Units 3 & 4 - Medical Operations
 
Week Three: Unit 8 - Terrorism, Unit 2 - Fire Safety and Suppression, Unit 6 - CERT Team Organization
 
Week Four: Unit 5 - Search and Rescue, Unit 9 - Review with Simulated Disaster, Graduation
 
Please see the CERT Calendar for details regarding training sessions. For more information, please contact Training Team Leaders Mike and Therese Dragga at dragga4@sbcglobal.net.

FEMA Provides Additional FREE Training Opportunities
They are available to all US citizens and many take just a couple of hours to complete (can however be done in more than one sitting). Certificates are given following your completion of the course.
 
FEMA Emergency Management Institute Course 100: Introduction to Incident Command System
http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS100a.asp
 
FEMA Emergency Management Institute Course 317: Introduction to Community Emergency Response Teams
http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS317.asp
 
FEMA Emergency Management Institute Course 700: National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is700a.asp


Information provided by:
The City of Lyndhurst, Ohio @ www.lyndhurst-oh.com

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