Upcoming Training & Events

Please check back periodically for updates and more training opportunities.  You can also find most of these events on our calendar.  For questions or for more information, please contact cert@westpierce.org.


October 16, 2018 – Shift Happens; Emergency Preparedness presentation
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Clover Park Technical College (4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood)

October 24, 2018 – CERT Team Lead meeting*
5:30 – 6:15 p.m. at WPFR Station 20, 10928 Pacific Highway SW, Lakewood
CERT Team Leads only.

October 24, 2018 – CERT Quarterly Training*
6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at WPFR Station 20, 10928 Pacific Highway SW, Lakewood
Topic: Life safety knots. Must be a CERT member to participate and registration is required. To register, please email Valerie Marmolejo at valerie.marmolejo@westpierce.org.

October 24, 2018 – Stop the Bleed Training* hosted by Pierce County Medical Reserve Corps and The Disaster Medicine Project
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. at Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, 3629 S. D Street, Tacoma 98418
Registration is required. Please click here for more information.

November 8, 2018 – Stop the Bleed Training* hosted by Pierce County Medical Reserve Corps and The Disaster Medicine Project
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. at Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, 3629 S. D Street, Tacoma 98418
Registration is required. Please click here for more information.

December 1, 2018 – Beginner Moulage
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at WPFR Station 31, 3631 Drexler Drive W, University Place
This is a beginner Moulage class. Students will learn what they need to know to have a successful drill as well as hands-on learning about bruising and burning, basic latex application, prosthetics and applications, blood products and more. This is open to those specifically involved in the Emergency Management field as either employees or volunteers, for example, CERT, MRC, EMS, fire and police, unless you have contacted Moulage Mayhem directly. Currently, this event is only open to West Pierce CERT Volunteers and will be verified with Hosting Agency.
Registration is required. Please click here for more information.

December 18, 2018 – Stop the Bleed Training* hosted by Pierce County Medical Reserve Corps and The Disaster Medicine Project
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. at Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department, 3629 S. D Street, Tacoma 98418
Registration is required. Please click here for more information.

February 19 – March 9, 2019 – CERT Class
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Classes will be held at various fire stations in Lakewood.  Up to 25 students will be accepted in this series of classes.  There is no prerequisite, other than a desire to learn and help others.  It is important that if you enroll, you will be available to attend all sessions to receive the CERT certificate.  To enroll, please call 253.983.4564 or email your name, address and phone number to cert@westpierce.org.

 

*Must be a CERT member to attend

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