Tue May 16 Training
Municipal Center, Rm 2029
July 3rd Red, Rhythm Boom
Ohio Response Volunteer Registry
IS-244.B Developing and Managing Volunteers
IS-288.a Role of Voluntary Organizations
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 the training learned in the classroom and during exercises, CERT members can assist others in their neighborhood or workplace following an event when professional responders are not immediately available to help. CERT members also are encouraged to support emergency response agencies by taking a more active role in emergency preparedness projects in their community.
There are three main components to emergency communications:
All of these components must operate effectively in order to achieve a successful response to an emergency.
As an alternative to these primary emergency communication efforts Amateur Radio offers an alternative communications.
For more information see the FCC Emergency Communications, https://www.fcc.gov/consumers/guides/emergency-communications
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Mason CERT Calendar