CERT Classes Offered

The Community Emergency Response Team,  CERT program is critical in the effort to engage everyone in the United States in making their communities safer, more prepared, and more resilient when incidents occur.

Learn about:

  • Disaster Preparedness
  • CERT Organization
  • Disaster Medical Operations
  • Disaster Psychology
  • Fire Safety and Utility Controls
  • Light Search and Rescue Operations
  • and more!

Free classes open to the public.


Three (3) Day Basic Course

Wed., May 22 – Fri., May 24, 2024

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


One (1) Day Refresher Course

Tues., May 21, 2024

8:00 a.m.to 5:00 p.m.


Classes held at the Roy Wilson Fire Training Center on Ramon Road in Thousand Palms.


Get more info at www.ranchomirageca.gov


Four paramedics huddling together, looking at camera. Portrait from below. They are wearing protective face masks.

photo from Alpha Media Portland OR