Note: This workshop is capped at 24 participants

Total Workshop Time: 8 - 3 Hour Sessions (24 Hours Total)

Pre-requisites: None


The CERT series consists of basic skills training in disaster preparedness and mitigation, fire and life safety, terrorism preparedness, and crime prevention. The series will consist of eight 3-hour sessions.

Session 1: Introductions & Disaster Preparedness

Session 2: Basic First Aid for Disasters, Part 1

Session 3: Basic First Aid for Disasters, Part 2

Session 4: Fire Safety

Session 5: Psychology in Disasters

Session 6: Disasters in Our Community

Session 7: Hazardous Materials

Session 8: Final Scenario and Completion Ceremony

Facilitated by: Lieutenant Wanda Willis, Public Information Officer, Harrisonburg Fire Department; Kevin Lanoe, JMU Police Department; and Robbie Symons, Emergency Management Coordinator

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Type: All Inclusive

Competency: Safety

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