The Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) program educates and trains Nassau County residents in basic disaster response and recovery skills. When an emergency or disaster happens, C.E.R.T. members can give critical support to first-line responders and provide immediate assistance to their community.
C.E.R.T. Training includes: Fire Safety Procedures, Disaster Medical Operations, Light Search and Rescue Techniques, Team Organization Skills and Disaster Psychology.
Attend 7 FREE Basic Training classes to become a C.E.R.T. Team Member. The training will give you peace of mind, and help you to help your family and community if an emergency arises.
For more information and to sign up for C.E.R.T., please contact the Nassau County Office of Emergency Management at 516-573-0636 or go to: www.nassaucountyny.gov/agencies/OEM/CC/CERT