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 more CERT in the Pioneer Day Parade
Last October, the local Cal Fire Chiefs asked if there was interest in a county-wide CERT program. After several missed attempts at a meeting time and place, the word got out. Unfortunately, it seemed as though the inquiry was doomed before it could even get started. The only timeslot available was 5pm on a Friday. … Read more What has happened since the “big” meeting last year?
Last week we mentioned that several CERT enthusiasts would take time out of their day on September 28th to demonstrate several disaster planning and recovery skills to a local high school. Here is what one of them had to say when everything was said and done… The presentation turned out better than I expected. The … Read more Templeton High School Students Get CERT Training