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 moreAnnual 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 moreCERT 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 moreCongratulations 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 moreCongratulations 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 moreNo-Cost Advanced Training Coming to SLO
Officer nominations are officially open. Each 2-year term starts on January 1st. A total of 9 officers volunteer their time and expertise to decide and implement the best way to support, promote, and maintain CERT programs within the county of San Luis Obispo. If you or someone you know wants to help CERT at the county … Read moreOfficer Nominations 2018
Suu-Va Tai (the Director of Disaster Volunteer & Preparedness with CaliforniaVolunteers which is a division of the California Citizen Corps) has invited us to this year’s CERT Disaster Response Workshop. Your SLO Regional CERT Officer’s will be attending online via Adobe Connect; feel free to join in too. Date and Location The CERT Disaster Response Workshop … Read moreCERT Disaster Response Workshop on April 17th
Would YOU have been Ready for the July 18, 2017 Bridge Fire • Dec. 4, 2017 Thomas Fire • Jan. 9, 2018 Montecito Mud Slide How long would it take you to get ready? How would you prepare your house? How would you take care of your family? What if you dialed 911 and you … Read moreCERT Classes offered in April!
Did you see it? Of course, we were there!
SLO Regional CERT’s own John Rickwald was out showing off his newly acquired CERT demonstration vehicle in the Pioneer Day Parade in Paso Robles this past weekend. As John says, this is exactly what he bought the truck for. Yes, that is John waving to the crowd 🙂 We all enjoyed everyone who cheered for … Read moreCERT in the Pioneer Day Parade