CERT Refresher Class to be Held in August

cert logoThe Ste. Genevieve County Health Department will be holding a CERT Refresher Course for any individual who has in the past completed the Basic CERT Training and wishes to take part in a refresher training.

CERT is a training designed to prepare you to keep yourself and family safe during an emergency until trained professional help arrives. CERT covers basic disaster preparedness including fire suppression, medical operations, triage and search and rescue. The basic training is a 20 hour course, but the refresher training will be completed in a 3 hour course followed by a table-top exercise.

The CERT Refresher Course will be held at the Ste. Genevieve County Health Dept. on Aug. 6, 2018 from 5:30-8:30 pm. To register please call the Health Dept. at 883-7411 at least 1 week prior to class.