Feb. 5, 2013
For Immediate Release Contact: Kate Reardon
Public Information Director
425-257-8687 or cell 425-418-0936
Community Emergency Response Team training offered
Residents can register now for upcoming spring course
EVERETT – The Everett Fire Department is offering a spring Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class on Wednesday evenings from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. beginning March 13 through May 1.
The eight-week course will provide a variety of disaster planning, recovery and survival skills aimed at surviving and assisting our community in disaster response and recovery. Everett residents, as well as business owners, are encouraged to participate or send employees to these free emergency preparedness classes. More than 510 people have participated in the Everett Fire Department CERT Program.
Applications are available at through Everett Office of Emergency Management. Class size is limited. The deadline for applications is February 20, 2012. For more information, contact the Everett Office of Emergency Management at 425-257-7965 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.