Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

CERT Team in Action

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  1. CERT Program
  2. Course Overview & Registration
  3. Existing Members
  4. Additional Training

About the Program

Chesterfield County’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is based on the American tradition of “Neighbors Helping Neighbors Prepare for Emergencies.”

It provides support and direction is provided by Chesterfield Fire and EMS through the Office of Emergency Management, and works closely with other volunteer programs such as the Chesterfield Medical Reserve Corps and Chesterfield Neighborhood Watch.

More than 1000 people have completed initial CERT training. Additional training is offered after graduation. CERT Members will be offered opportunities to participate in outreach events and disaster exercises.

More Information

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