CERT of CALCASIEU PARISH


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  Required CERT Course
 Introduction Course IS-317

           IS-317

   Supplemental Course IS-315 

                        IS-315

  ICS Introduction Courses
 Introduction Course IS-100.b

             IS-100.b

 Introduction Course IS-700.a

             IS-700.a

  Supplemental Course

 

  Training Offered through the CERT of Calcasieu Parish
  •                              What Will I Learn?

    Using the basic information taught in the CERT Program, students will learn how to prepare for emergencies and be ready to respond to assist their family, neighbors or co-workers immediately following all types of emergencies. The basic CERT curriculum consists of the following instructional modules:

     
  • Disaster Preparedness
     
  • Fire Safety and how to use a fire extinguisher
     
  • Light Search and Rescue
     
  • CERT team structure and function in emergencies
     
  • Disaster Medical Operation, including basic triage
     
  • Terrorism awareness
     
  • Disaster psychology and the effects of disaster fatigue