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CERT Basic Training Course

Schedule & Location

TIME: 7 pm - 10 pm (doors open at 6:30 pm)

CW Post

720 Northern Blvd.

Brookville NY 11548
Humanities Hall

Class Dates: Tuesday Evenings

Class 1 September 30 Intro to ICS and CERT Organization
Class 2 October 7

Fire Suppression & Radio

Class 3 October 14 Disaster Medical Operations
Class 4 October 21 Light Search & Rescue
Class 5 October 28 Introduction to Sheltering
Class 6 November 5 Terrorism & Disaster Psychology

CERT training is free for Nassau County residents who are 18 years of age or older. If you are considering joining CERT, please be aware that you must attend all training sessions; missed classes can be made up. A background check will be conducted prior to acceptance into the program.

For all those Taking the Basic Class

Please fill out the CERT Application Questionnaire prior to the start of the first class. The file should be downloaded, filled out and saved under a new file name. Please email the completed application questionnaire to prior to the start of the class.

For more information or to sign up for Basic Training, contact the CERT Desk at the Office of Emergency Management at (516) 573-9696 or send an email to

Upcoming CERT Training:

pdf 2014 CERT Training Calendar