CERT Resources

Prepare in a Year

These Prepare in a Year resources comes from the Washington Emergency Management Division, available in English and Spanish.

CERT Alert! Newsletters

The CERT Alert! newsletters are full of information about West Pierce CERT classes, training, disaster and emergency preparedness information.  Please click on the links below to read the latest versions.
Spring 2021


CERT Language Guide
CERT Cheat Sheet
CERT Standard Operating Guidelines
Damage Assessment Forms
Disaster Checklist
Disaster Medical Triage Forms
Emergency Preparedness Guide
Unit 6 Additional Materials
Zee Map
(this map is password protected)


Check out these helpful websites for more information about disaster and emergency preparedness, CERT and other information.

CERT in Action video
Citizen Corps Council of Pierce County

Hybrid CERT Training*

NOAA Weather
Pierce County Department of Emergency Management
West Pierce CERT Facebook

IS-100.C – Introduction to Incident Command System
IS-200.C – ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
IS-315.A – CERT and the Incident Command System (ICS)
IS-317.A – Introduction to CERT 
IS-700.B – NIMS An Introduction


*This training does not satisfy the Basic CERT training requirements, you must also complete the hands-on, practical portion provided by your local CERT program. 

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