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Battle Creek Police Department
Tuesday March 12th, 2019 :: 11:06 a.m. EDT


Battle Creek Emergency Services invites you to Community Emergency Response Training, CERT 3 Day Course for FREE

CERT GS-317 Basic Training 3 Day Course March 2019

GO TO: WWW.BCESMI.ORG and click on the CERT Banner to register!

This training is FREE, get PREPARED!!!

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates individuals about disaster preparedness and trains and organizes teams of volunteers that can support their communities during disasters. The CERT Program offers training in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, and disaster medical operations. With proper CERT training, you can help protect your family, neighbors, and co-workers if a disaster occurs. The role of a CERT volunteer is to help others until trained emergency personnel arrive.

To become a CERT volunteer, one must complete all three days of the classroom training.

This is a 3 day course!*


Friday, March 22 - from 6-10pm*

Saturday, March 23 - from 9-5pm*

Saturday, March 30 - from 9-5pm*

*Must attend all classes to receive Certification


Learn How to:

• Identify & anticipate hazards
• Reduce fire hazards
• Extinguish small fires
• Assist emergency responders
• Conduct light search & rescue 
• Set up medical treatment areas 
• Apply basic medical techniques 
• Reduce survivor stress

Click through all of the IS-317 Modules and learn the online course.

GO TO: WWW.BCESMI.ORG and click on the CERT Banner to register!

Battle Creek Police Department
34 N Division St
Battle Creek, MI 49014

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 269-966-3322

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