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In the event of an area wide disaster, critical infrastructure and emergency services will be impacted. The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program trains residents to prepare for and respond to life-threatening events in their community. CERT members can mobilize neighborhood resources, deliver immediate assistance to victims, organize emergency communications and provide support to first responders. This CERT training is grant-funded and open to individuals who live or work within Fort Bend County.
For more information about CERT or this CERT training, contact Vladimir Hidrovo-Alban at 281-238-3470 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Next CERT Training hosted by Fort Bend County HS&EM – April-June 2022
Location: Gus George Academy (1521 Eugene Heimann Cir., Richmond TX 77469)
CERT Training includes 9 modules:
Tuesday, April 26, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Disaster Prep.
Tuesday, May 3, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- CERT Org
Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Med Part I
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Med Part II
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Disaster Psych
Tuesday, May 31, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Fire Safety
Tuesday, June 7, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- Light Search
Tuesday, June 14, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm- CERT Terrorism
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 – 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm Final exam
CERT Course Registration 2022
The Fort Bend County Homeland Security & Emergency Management’s (HS&EM) Training Program plans, facilitates and coordinates an average of two training sessions a month involving county personnel, partners, and local jurisdictions to help them practice emergency planning and management skills. HS&EM works with a wide variety of partners to design and provide training opportunities for County EOC Staff, the private sector, non-profit organizations and other regional response partners. HS&EM Training helps to develop essential emergency management skills, reinforce Emergency Operations Center (EOC) responsibilities and introduce technology. The principles learned during training are reinforced during exercises organized and facilitated by HS&EM.
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Training Information and Resources:
Emergency Management Training Program Providers
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TRAINING | OEM IN THE COMMUNITY
INTERESTED IN A PRESENTATION FOR YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD OR ORGANIZATION?
Fort Bend County HS&EMengages with our neighborhoods through a variety of preparedness trainings and events, including the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program.
The office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management offers presentations to community groups throughout the county. This may include:
- A brief slide presentation
- An indoor or outdoor table setting with materials (requires 150+ anticipated attendees)
- CERT Training
- An interactive event for youth groups
- Subject-matter expertise on emergency preparedness and response
Fort Bend County OEM CERT Train-the-Trainer is being offered to foster relationships among county and jurisdictional partners to build community preparedness and resilience during emergencies.
This train-the-trainer course focuses on preparing instructors to deliver the CERT Basic Training, better understand the intent of the CERT Program (e.g., safety, teamwork, place in overall community emergency operations plan), ensure that students achieve the objectives of the CERT Basic Training, and create a comfortable yet managed learning environment.
For more information on CERT Visit: https://www.ready.gov/community-emergency-response-team