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Training & Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Events

CERT - Community Emergency Response TeamAlready CERT certified?
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CERT Training Key Learnings

  • Disaster Preparedness and Safety
  • Rapid Disaster First Aid and Medical Operations
  • Fire Suppresion Light Search and Rescue Operations
  • Victim Psychology
  • and more!

Upcoming CERT Trainings

Riverton CERT Training
Dates: May 15-June 22
Cost: FREE
Registration: required, limited to first 25 to register
Instruction provided by Unified Fire Authority.

Register Here

 Date  Time  Location  Topic
May 15, 2019 6:30-9:30 p.m. UFA Fire Station #120
13000 S 2700 W
Riverton, Utah 84065
Unit 1 – Disaster Prep
Unit 6 – CERT Organization (Cover Basic ICS as it applies to CERT) 
May 22, 2019 6:30-9:30 p.m. UFA Fire Station #120
13000 S 2700 W
Riverton, Utah 84065
Unit 3 – Triage and Immediate Care (Cover Assessments)
Unit 7 – Disaster Psychology
May 29, 2019 6:30-9:30 p.m. UFA Fire Station #120
13000 S 2700 W
Riverton, Utah 84065
Unit 4 – Disaster Medical Operations (Cover Assessments cont. and CPR)
June 5, 2019 6:30-9:30 p.m. UFA Fire Station #120
13000 S 2700 W
Riverton, Utah 84065
Unit 2 – Fire Safety and Utility Controls (Burn Pan, and Cribbing)
Unit 8 - Terrorism and HazMat Safety
June 12, 2019 6:30-9:30 p.m. UFA Fire Station #120
13000 S 2700 W
Riverton, Utah 84065
Unit 5 – Light Search and Rescue Operations and Victim Care (Pt. Moving, and medical review/practice)
June 19, 2019 6:30-9:30 p.m. UFA Fire Station #120
13000 S 2700 W
Riverton, Utah 84065
Course Review and Class Makeup Day
June 22, 2019 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. UFA Fire Station #123
4850 W Patriot Ridge Dr
Herriman, Utah 84096
Unit 9 – Disaster Simulation 

 


Online CERT Training
Riverton City now provides an opportunity for its residents to to receive CERT training via an online course. The online training is FREE and meets the lecture portion of the CERT training requirements. The online training is followed up by an in-person course review and disaster simulation. Residents who are interested in taking an active role in individual preparedness are encouraged to participate! Click here to see the program guide. Sign up at https://utah.instructure.com/register using code: RR3BX6. Be sure to click on the "I'm a Student" button. Questions? Contact Nick Richey at nickolasrrichey@gmail.com OR (801) 230-4559