Following dates and locations are available. Please click on the register button and complete the registration process to sign up for a specific class.

Class Starting Location Time  
01-11-2017 North County Training Center
42100 6th St East, 
Lancaster, CA 
8 am to 5 pm More Info
Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Lancaster)
01-21-2017 Fire Station 129
42110 6Th Street West
Lancaster, CA
9 am to 12 noon
Yaesu FT-60 Radio Training ONLY
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Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Lancaster)
01-27-2017 Carson Community Center
801 E. Carson St
Carson, CA 90745
6:30 pm to 9 pm More Info
Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Carson)
02-03-2017 Cerritos Sheriff’s Station
18135 Bloomfield Ave
Cerritos, CA 
Feb 3: 5pm to 8pm
Feb 4 & 5: 8am to 5pm 
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Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Cerritos)
02-07-2017 LACoFD FS 129
42110 6th St West
Lancaster, CA 
7 pm to 9pm More Info
Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Lancaster)
02-10-2017 Weingart Senior Center
5220 Oliva Ave
Lakewood, CA 90712
Feb 10: 5pm to 8pm
Feb 11 & 12: 8am to 5pm 
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Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Lakewood)
02-16-2017 Calabasas Library
Founders Hall
200 Civic Center Way
Calabasas, CA
7 pm to 9:30 pm More Info
Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Calabasas)
03-01-2017 Azusa Senior Center
708 N. Dalton
Azusa, CA 91702
6 pm to 9 pm
No online registration for this event. 
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03-07-2017 Agoura Hills City Hall
Community Room
30001 Ladyface Court
Agoura Hills, CA
6:30 pm to 9 pm More Info
Eventbrite - LA County Fire Department CERT Training (Agoura Hills)

CERT Training is offered free of charge. Participants have no obligation or commitment to respond or act in the event of a disaster. The class curriculum for the training program consists of the following:

Unit 1 – DISASTER PREPAREDNESS – Introduction to disasters and the impact disasters have on infrastructures.  This course covers the role of CERT volunteers.

Unit 2 – DISASTER FIRE SUPPRESSION – Fire chemistry and basic fire suppression; identifying and reducing potential fire hazards; firefighting resources and techniques, as well as a discussion on hazardous materials.

Unit 3 – DISASTER MEDICAL OPERATIONS 1 – The principles of Triage and the treatment strategies for life-threatening conditions.

Unit 4 – DISASTER MEDICAL OPERATIONS 2 – Head-to-toe patient assessments, establishing treatment areas, treatments for burns, lacerations, raptures, sprains, and other injuries. This is basic information, NOT a first-Aid class.

Unit 5 – LIGHT SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATIONS – Search and Rescue priorities and resources; size-up techniques and rescuer safety, lifting, cribbing, and victim removal.

Unit 6 – DISASTER PSYCHOLOGY AND TEAM ORGANIZATION – The post disaster emotional environment, the Incident Command System, and decision-making and documentation.

Unit 7 – TERRORISM – Risk and threat analysis, types of terrorism weapons, and travel and terrorism.

Unit 8 – COURSE REVIEW AND SIMULATION – A review of your newly learned skills and either a hands-on drill simulation, or a table top exercise.