Emergency Preparedness

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Become an Emergency Volunteer
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Become a Block Captain or Affiliated Volunteer
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Training & Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Events

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!
CERT Online 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

CERT Disaster Simulation
A joint disaster simulation with Riverton, Herriman and Bluffdale will take place on Saturday, October 13 from 1-5 p.m.
Saturday, October. Attendess must have taken the online training course noted above or taken a course in-person. Questions? Contact Nick Richey at nickolasrrichey@gmail.com OR (801) 230-4559

Nearby CERT In-Person Trainings
Herriman CERT Course
Location: Herriman City Hall
Dates: Septemeber 13, 20, October 4, 11 (Thursday Evenings)
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.


Bluffdale CERT Course
Location: Independence Fire Station
Time: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Dates: September 4, 11, 18, 25, October 2, **second October date TBD