DO YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY?
PLAINFIELD COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM "CERT"
If a disaster occurs, you want to be able to take care of your family, friends, and neighbors until first responders are able to assist your area. Plainfield CERT invites you to participate in our 2019 Community Emergency Response Team. The CERT program educates you about disaster preparedness for all hazards that may impact our area and trains you in life saving vital response skills. This Free hands-on course is a great way to get some valuable skills.
Classes are held over 7 Tuesday nights during which you learn about: Disaster Preparedness, Fire Suppression, First Aid Treatments, Medical Operations, Search and Rescue Skills, Team Organization, Disaster Psychology along with a hands-on simulation! Take CERT training for yourself, your family, and your community. A CERT member is trained to prepare for and respond after a disaster to provide assistance in their neighborhood.
When: Information Night/Sign-up 7:00 PM, Tuesday August 27th.
First Class held Sept 3rd , Tuesday, 7-9pm
Classes held on Tuesdays, 7pm to 9pm
(Sept 3rd through Oct 15th)
Where: Plainfield Police Law Enforcement Center
14300 S. Coil Plus Drive, Plainfield, IL 60544
This class is open to anyone over the age of 18 that lives in the Plainfield or neighboring communities or that works within the Village boundaries.