Mar 2022 Offering

Course
G428 - Community Emergency Response Team Train the Trainer (CERT TtT)
Date & Times
Mar 29 - 31, 2022 from 8 AM - 5 PM
Description

This course prepares participants to deliver FEMA's Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Training course. This Train-the-Trainer course focuses on preparing instructors to: Deliver CERT Basic Training; Convey the messages and intent of the CERT program (e.g., safety, teamwork, place in overall community Emergency Operations Plan); Assure that participants achieve the objectives of CERT Basic Training; and, Create a comfortable yet managed learning environment.

Course topics include:
-CERT history, program purpose, and values.
-Materials and requirements for the CERT Basic Training course.
-Roles of the CERT instructor.
-Effective presentation of CERT Basic Training content.
-Effective coaching and demonstration of skills in the classroom.
-Practices to maximize learning.
-Effective evaluation of CERT training participants.

PREREQUISITES
1. A referral from a CERT-sponsoring agency, typically a local, regional, or state government agency.
1a. If the CERT TtT course is sponsored by a state CERT coordinating agency, must have approval from that agency as well.
2. If you are not a first responder, G317 CERT Basic Training (20 hr course) is required.
3. For current first responders, G317 or IS317 Introduction to CERT is required.

Hours
24
Max Attendance
30 (27 Open Seats)
Region
A
Location
Johnson County Emergency Management
263 SE State Route 13
Warrensburg, MO 64093
POST Approved
No
Target Audiences
Emergency Management
Availability
Open To The Public
Prerequisites

G317 OR IS317 OR IS317.a

Registrant Notes

Pre-requisites: CERT Referral Letter and G317 and/or IS317. Please refer to the information in the course description.
Send Referral Letter to c/o: Laura Norris, STO @ laura.norris@sema.dps.mo.gov