Upcoming ACCELERATED CERT Training Class

Greetings, all! Sam here! The first question I hear when I talk about an Accelerated CERT training class is, "What's THAT?!?!" Through my years of teaching the basic 20-hour CERT training classes in numerous counties, the primary complaint from the volunteers is ALWAYS, "WHY is this class stretched out over so MANY weeks?" Here is … Continue reading Upcoming ACCELERATED CERT Training Class

April 6 Meeting and Training

Greetings, all! Sam here! In my humble opinion, the CC MO CERT has just had one of their most productive, useful meetings for the year so far! After using the Rehab Trailer during the March 7 Mass Vaccination Event with the Missouri National Guard, the CERT members noticed we needed some changes and additions to … Continue reading April 6 Meeting and Training

Welcome to 2021: New Year Update

Greetings all! Sam here! As many of you know, 2020 was a very unique year! It caused some logistical issues, brought CERT a new coordinator, and the EMA a new Assistant Director! Toward the end of 2020, there were some COVID-19 exposures which caused the EMA and CERT to stop activities because of quarantine procedures … Continue reading Welcome to 2021: New Year Update

Classroom Section of Chainsaw Training

Before we dive into the class and why and what we learned, let's take a moment to recognize the trainer who came in to teach us the safe way to handle chainsaws on a disaster scene. James George is not only a member of the Camden County, MO CERT, he is also a member of … Continue reading Classroom Section of Chainsaw Training