Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)
The purpose of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is to provide basic training to improve community self reliance in the event of a major disaster. During recent major disasters across the world, it has become evident that people are often on their own for up to several days until outside assistance arrives.
The Layton City CERT course includes 24 hours of basic training in the areas of disaster awareness, CERT team organization, fire suppression, disaster first-aid, search and rescue, disaster psychology and terrorism awareness. The course concludes with a simulated mock disaster where participants apply the skills learned in the course. The CERT course is usually taught one night a week (3 hours) for eight weeks. Cost of the entire course is $25 and includes a comprehensive manual, CERT helmet, safety glasses, gloves and some basic first aid supplies. To view scheduled CERT courses, please see the CERT Course Schedule below. For more information, please call (801) 336-3940.
Class Dates: Oct 10, 2019 to Nov 23, 2019
Unit Two: Oct 17, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Unit Three: Oct 24, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Unit Four: Nov 07, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Unit Five: Nov 14, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Unit Six: Oct 10, 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Unit Seven: Nov 21, 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Unit Eight: Nov 21, 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM
Unit Nine: Nov 23, 08:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Or you can register for a CERT Course either by downloading the CERT Course Registration Materials or Click Here to register for Online Classes. Mail the completed forms and $25 (checks made payable to Layton City) to:
437 N. Wasatch Dr.
Layton, UT 84041