Community Emergency Response Team Seeks Interested Citizens
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness and provides valuable training. CERT participants learn about hazards in their area, disaster preparedness tactics, and basic disaster response skills, including:
Light Search and Rescue
Disaster Medical Operations
The City of Lake Elsinore provides CERT training in our area. The training is a commitment of 20 hours, at no cost to participants. Participants who successfully complete a combination of classroom and hands-on instruction in fire suppression, search and rescue, cribbing, and basic medical procedures. Participants will receive a certificate upon completion of the class. View CERT Program Overview Syllabus (PDF).
All CERT training is held at a City Facility
Lake Elsinore Cultural Center 183 North Main Street Lake Elsinore, CA 92530 Phone 951-674-5170
Contact If Interested
Please email Mary Zilliox, or call 951-674-5170Call: 951-674-5170, ext. 301 to obtain the current schedule and enrollment information. Preliminary CERT training information may be subject to change. If you are interested in learning more about CERT, please fill out the CERT Application (PDF) and email Mary Zilliox.
If you have questions about the Lake Elsinore CERT, please email Ralph Mesa, Emergency Services Manager at 951-674-5170.