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Community Emergency Response Team  
2016/17 CERT Classroom Schedule

Basic CERT Training

January 19-21, 2017 

Ardmore - Carter County CERT Basic

Click here to register.

January 27-29, 2017

Commerce - Commerce CERT Basic

Click here to register.

CERT Train The Trainer (Instructor)

Coming soon.

CERT Program Manager

Coming soon..

Other Community Preparedness Training

Feb 11-12, 2017

PER-334 Search and Rescue in Community Disasters


Contact Tammy Robertson (405) 833-2460 to register.

Feb 19, 2017, 1-3 pm

Map Your Neighborhood

Skiatook - Fire Department Training Center (5th & Osage)

Contact Aaron Weast to register


Want to host a class?

Contact Roxie Beall @




CERT Basic Training courses are being scheduled.  

Check back often to see if there is one in your area.

Q. What is CERT?
A.  The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.  Using CERT training learned in the classroom and during exercises, individuals can assist others in their neighborhood, workplace or school following an event when professional responders are not immediately available to help.

Q. Why take CERT training?
A.The primary reason for CERT training is to give people the decision making, organizational and practical skills to offer immediate assistance to family members, neighbors and associates while waiting for help.

Q. Who can take the training?
A. Naturals for the training are neighborhood watch, community organizations, communities of faith, school staff, workplace employees, scouting organizations and other groups that come together regularly for a common purpose but individuals who are not affiliated with a group may also take the course to learn skills that are useful in disaster and everyday life events.


   Click here to visit the national CERT homepage