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  CERT Basic Training

Spring 2015 CERT Class is Full 

The Spring 2015 CERT class is full and closed for enrollment.  If you want to be placed on an interest list for the Fall 2015 Walnut Creek CERT class, please click here.

Classes will be held at Civic Park Community Center & downtown library, on Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m. April 14 through May 26, with the final graduation on Saturday, May 30. There is a $25 fee, payable first day of class. 

Questions? email cert@walnut-creek.org   

Please note that there is a $25 CERT program fee payable the first day of class. CERT Graduates are sworn in as Disaster Service Worker Volunteers for the City of Walnut Creek. Unfortunately, due to limited resources, Walnut Creek CERT classes are open only to those who live or work in either incorporated or unincorporated Walnut Creek (does not apply in the case of a student from another city making up a missed class)

Need to make up a missed class?
You can go to any city's CERT program to make up a class.
NOTE: If you are making up a class, please call (925) 256-3556 at the start of the CERT Session to verify the order of class topics.

CERT Class materials online

Chapter 1 Powerpoint: Disaster Preparedness

Chapter 2 Powerpoint: Fire Safety and Utility Controls

Chapter 3 Powerpoint: Disaster Medical Operations Part 1

Chapter 4 Powerpoint: Disaster Medical Operations Part 2

Chapter 5 Powerpoint: Light Search and Rescue Operations

Chapter 6 Powerpoint: CERT Organization

Chapter 7 Powerpoint: Disaster Psychology

Chapter 8 Powerpoint: Terrorism and CERT