Each neighborhood has trained CERT leaders and CERT members, who have agreed to volunteer their help during a disaster.
These CERT members are contacted during an incident and asked to convene at a designated rally point.
The CERT teams then set up a command structure and make use
of equipment to provide Community & Public Safety support as
The CERT team is trained to support communications, gather
information, provide basic medical, and more.
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- Instructors engage students through games, exercises & competitions, designed to develop the skills & muscle memory that is critical for an efficient response during an emergency.
- Watch videos to learn how CERT teams work together following a disaster.
- Classes taught by professional first responders & experienced volunteers.
- Sponsored by Menlo Park Fire District, the State of California, and FEMA.
To register for the next CERT Basic Academy Class, please contact: CERT@MenloFire.org