|61 Church Road
Milford, New Jersey 08848
908.995.2804 Police Station
- COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM (C.E.R.T.) -
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Community Emergency Response Team
WHAT IS CERT?
The Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) Program
educates people about disaster preparedness and trains them in basic
disaster response skills such as fire safety, light search & rescue and
disaster medical operations. Using their training, CERT members can
assist others in their neighborhood, school or workplace following an
event and can take a more active role in preparing for their community.
Identify and anticipate hazards
Reduce fire hazards
Extinguish small fires
Assist first responders
Conduct light search and rescue
Set up medical treatment areas
Apply basic medical techniques
Reduce survivor stress