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Name IS-317 Introduction to Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
The purpose of this course is to help you prepare for the classroom-based CERT Basic Training course that may be available in your community. This web-based training (WBT) includes many practices useful for dealing with emergencies that may occur in non-disaster situations. The classroom-based training (CBT) includes many additional skills and protocols you can learn through demonstration and hands-on practice in the classroom. Once you successfully complete the CBT, you will be an actual CERT member and will be trained to deal with emergencies that may occur in real disaster situations.
Target Audience
  • The target audience for this course is individuals who desire the skills and knowledge required to prepare for and respond to a disaster
Course Objective
  • After completing this course, CERT Independent Study (IS)-317, you should be able to: Identify key concepts that form the foundation for CERT operations Identify principles and guidelines for CERT activities
More Info http://www.citizencorps.gov/cert/IS317/basics/basics/index01.htm
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