Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) course will be held in
Wheatfield beginning Monday, February 15, 2010 at the Community Center on
Church Rd and continuing through Saturday, March 27, 2010. The class will
run six consecutive Monday evenings (6:30-9:30pm) and two Saturdays, March 6 and
March 27 (9am-2pm).
government prepares for everyday emergencies; however, during a disaster, the
number and scope of incidents can overwhelm conventional emergency services. The
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is an all-risk, all-hazard
training. This valuable course is designed to help you protect yourself, your
family, your neighbors and your neighborhood in an emergency situation.
is a positive and realistic approach to emergency and disaster situations where
citizens may initially be on their own and their actions can make a difference.
While people will respond to others in need without the training, CERT training
helps them do so effectively and efficiently without placing themselves in
unnecessary danger. To register for the
class, call Steve Morgan at 716-286-8023 or enroll on-line at http://www.niagara.edu/bcs-enrollment