City Sets CERT Training
CERT teams are comprised of residents who are trained to respond to emergency situations and disasters such as terrorist attacks and hurricanes.
The 10-week basic training program for CERT members includes the city’s incident command system, building evacuation, utility emergencies, transportation emergencies, medical operations in a disaster, fire safety, search and rescue, traffic safety and terrorism awareness.
The training sessions will be held at the Peninsula Hospital Center’s Meditation Room, 51-15 Beach Channel Drive, on Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. from March 3 until May 12.
For further information, those interested should contact Ready Rockaway at 718-945-7150, extension 1306.