Hillsborough County's Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness and the emergency situations that may impact the county.
By joining a Hillsborough County CERT team, you'll get training in:
- Basic Disaster Response Skills
- Fire Safety
- Light Search and Rescue
- Team Organization
- Disaster Medical Operations
CERT offers a consistent, nationwide approach to volunteer training and organization that professional responders can rely on during disaster situations, allowing them to focus on more complex tasks.
Visit Ready.gov/CERT for more information.
For more information or to join a Hillsborough County CERT Team email CERT@HCFLGov.net or call (813) 272-6690.