Community Emergency Response Team
Assisting the Community in Emergencies
Following a major disaster, first responders who provide fire and medical services will not be able to meet the demand for these services. Factors such as number of victims, communication failures and road blockages will prevent people from accessing emergency services they have come to expect at a moment's notice through 911. People will have to rely on each other for help in order to meet their immediate life-saving and life-sustaining needs. Will you be prepared and trained to help those in your community?
- Participate in Disaster Drills
- Free Training
University of Nevada, Reno CERT is one of several CERT teams in the Citizen Corps Program which is under the direction of the Washoe County Sheriff's Office. For more information on becoming a member of the University of Nevada, Reno CERT team contact firstname.lastname@example.org. .