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CERT city-wide refresher meeting (2nd Monday of even numbered months)

We meet together to refresh our CERT skills and for interesting presentations

Location:  Walnut Creek City Council Chamber at City Hall - 1666 North Main Street

Free parking available at Civic Park parking lot.

 

Refresher topic: victim extraction - carries, lifts, and drags.

Instructor: Kathy Woofter of ConFire.

Please sign in when you arrive.

 

Review carries and drags in CERT Participant Manual Unit 5 CONDUCTING RESCUE OPERATIONS - REMOVING SURVIVORS starting on page 5-34 at https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1446216182959-02eb347496f7038f9856601f42da700b/Section_8_PM_Unit_5.pdf

 Handouts to review before the refresher:

Video to review before the refresher - Victim Extrication


    Bring your CERT PPE (Personal Protective Equipment):

    • CERT helmet
    • CERT vest
    • Work gloves
    • Kneepads optional
    • Nitrile gloves not required.

     

    This training activity qualifies for CERT membership & DSW registration renewal for 2 years.

     

    Contact Jeannie Marie Stewart msjeanniemarie@gmail.com  for questions.

     

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