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CERT trainees rescue victims during mock earthquake drill

...School were dark, lit only by the occasional emergency light and the jagged, shaky beams emitting from Community Emergency Response Team trainee headlamps as teams moved quickly through the building, searching classrooms for victims of a simulated...
Wildfire sparks interest in CERT

...participants, some of whom had never used a fire extinguisher, were students in the Kenai Peninsula Borough's Community Emergency Response Team course. On Wednesday, the class learned about fire safety and utility control with instructor Michael...
Leaving Funny River

...go to check in at the sports complex to make sure people were accounted for. Members of the borough's Community Emergency Response Team signed people in, collected phone numbers and addresses of where evacuees planned to stay. The American...
CERT -- Masters of disaster

...Shannon Engebretson's left forearm for the Community Emergency Response Team's earthquake drill at Peninsula Grace Brethren...role as victims for a disaster drill of the Community Emergency Response Team, or CERT. Very carefully, the makeup artists...
Resolve to be ready in 2013

...receive emergency messages.Get trained! The Citizen Corps program provides training called CERT ? the community emergency response team. These teams receive training in basic fire suppression, search and rescue, medical aid and more! This...
Safety training can never be underestimated the article referred to was provided through the borough's Citizen Corps Program known as the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT). This program, managed by Citizens Corps Director Glenda Landua as part of the KPB Office of Emergency...
Preparing for the worst: CERT training can benefit everyone in case of disaster

...building and resulted in the deaths of four people. With emergency workers busy elsewhere, members of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) were deployed to put out the fire and search the building for victims. Despite the chaotic situation...
Around the Peninsula

...Sharen Sleater, WomenHeart Support Network coordinator at 398-7763. Emergency training scheduled A free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) class will be held from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays beginning April...
CERT training starts way out." When Chong and her husband Al, who will be facilitating search and rescue session for the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), moved to Keystone Drive near Sterling in 2002, they knew life in Alaska would be different than...
Update: Power out in Kenai

...those needing a warm place to sleep. Cots will be set up, and Red Cross and members of the borough's Community Emergency Response Team will assist with the facility. Pets are not allowed, and people are asked to eat dinner before checking...


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