The basic Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training program has been updated with a revised Disaster Medical Operations section, an updated Terrorism and CERT section and new hazard-specific annexes. CERT requirements are managed at the local level, and there is no national requirement to retake the training. FEMA encourages all CERT members to review the … Read more FEMA Releases Updated CERT Training Materials
WHAT IF . . . . . . You dialed 9-1-1 and there was a busy tone? OR . . . . . . . . . . There wasn’t any dial tone at all? WHY: In the event of a large-scale disaster, the normal Emergency Response Agencies that serve you will be overwhelmed and … Read more CERT Basic Training Course, January 2020
Introductions Attendance: Lonny Rollins, Jorge Rodriguez, Michele Partridge, Lori Mozden, John Rickwald, Claryce Knupper, & Bob Neumann Guest: Bob Kliman Approval of Minutes Minutes from the June meeting were not available. They will be approved at a future meeting as they become available. Correspondence Lonny has completed the application for a grant of $10,000 from … Read more Officer’s Meeting Minutes for July 8, 2019
Called to order at 3:00 PM with John Rickwald, Janet Arthur, Lonny Rollins, Claryce Knupp, Craig Ufferheide, Lori Mozden, Virginia Miyamoto and guests Joe Guzzardi (County OES) and Jorge Rodriguez (County OES) in attendance. Approval of Minutes Approved by unanimous consent with one correction Under announcements – Craig set up the course in Cambria, will … Read more Officer’s Meeting Minutes for March 11, 2019
The San Luis Obispo Regional CERT has announced the date and location for its annual meeting. January 22nd, 2019 6:00 to 7:30 pm SLO Vet’s Hall Every year, the Regional CERT invites anyone interested in local disaster preparedness to come find out what is happening within the entire San Luis Obispo County. Last year, they … Read more Annual Meeting 2019 Announced
WHAT IF . . . . . . You dialed 9-1-1 and there was a busy tone? OR . . . . . . . . . . There wasn’t any dial tone at all? WHY: In the event of a large-scale disaster, the normal Emergency Response Agencies that serve you will be overwhelmed and … Read more CERT Basic Training Course, January 2019
First, thank you to James Ceasar and Yoli McGlinchey for teaching this class. Without them, this could not have been possible. The following people took time out of their busy schedules to attend the 3-day CERT Train-the-Trainer course which taught them how to teach the CERT basic training course to others. This means that we now have enough people in … Read more Congratulations Train the Trainer Graduates!
First, thank you to James Ceasar and Yoli McGlinchey for teaching this class. Without them, this could not have been possible. The following people took time out of their busy schedules to attend the 2-day CERT Program Manager course which taught them how to best handle volunteers and how to develop effective and complete program plans. … Read more Congratulations Program Manager Graduates!
No-cost CERT training No need to travel to Maryland for these classes. The SLO Regional CERT has convinced the program to come hold a class here. Don’t miss out! This advanced training event will take place the last week of November at Camp San Luis and is open to anyone who would like to help … Read more No-Cost Advanced Training Coming to SLO
Agenda Introductions Last year’s goals Establish organization Outreach to community Current goals Create at least 1 new CERT program Outreach to potential sponsors Current tasks DSWVP Train trainers Election of the director Next meeting Those present Scott Jalbert Ian Parkinson Robert Lewis Lonny Rollins Last year’s goals Establish the organization We were able to establish … Read more Board Meeting Minutes for June 11, 2018