El Paso County Sheriff’s Office – CERT
Community Emergency Response Training
Are you ready to be HELPFUL in a local emergency if emergency responders can’t get to you?
Hosted by Tri-Lakes United Methodist Church Emergency Preparedness Group
20256 Hunting Downs Way, Monument
(SW of Hwy 83 & County Line Road/Palmer Divide Avenue, east of Kings Deer)
write to email@example.com or call 488-0786 to sign up.
Free & Open to anyone age 14 to 94
Jan. 29, 2015 – 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
1800-1930 Intro and Disaster Preparedness
1930-2000 Domestic Animals in Disasters
2100-2200 Disaster Psychology
Jan. 30, 2015 – 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Jan. 31, 2015 – 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
0800-0930 Search and Rescue
0930-1130 Fire Safety
1130-1230 Live Fire Practical (including Fire Extinguisher Training)
1230-1300 Brown Bag Lunch
1300-1530 Tabletop disaster exercise followed by Q&A and certificates
As a county, we want to be prepared to face any emergency or disaster which may affect our way of life. Following a major disaster,
the demands placed on the services provided by law enforcement agencies, fire departments and emergent medical care are
Because these public services can be delayed for any number of reasons during a large scale emergency, it’s important for members of
the community to learn how to care for themselves, their loved ones and their neighbors until help can arrive. CERT classes work to
enhance the safety of all citizens by preparing them for these events.
Post expires at 11:00 on Sunday February 1st, 2015