Thursday, March 19, 2015

South Orange Community Emergency Response Team to Hold Training Course

The South Orange Community Emergency Response Team, or CERT, will host a free basic training course this Spring. According to the Village, South Orange CERT is a volunteer organization that assists first responders during emergencies and other public events. The course will take place at the Baird Community Center on Mead Street on March 28, April 25, May 30, and June 27, and will cover fire safety, terrorism, disaster medical operations, radio communications, light search and rescue, and a disaster simulation. Participants will receive a CERT kit upon completion of the course. Click here to register for the course. 

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