News Archives

Basic CERT Class Schedule


Location - Davie Fire Rescue Headquarters,
6901 Orange Drive, Davie – first floor classroom
Time: Tuesday - 6:00-8:30




TopicDateInstructorVideo
Hands On
Disaster Preparedness
CERT Forms
ICS100 (homework)
Review Quiz Questions

Mar 10

Downey DiFerdinando

CERT in Action
(19 min)


Terrorism and role of CERT
Radio Communication Overview

Mar 17

DiFerdinando

Shelter in Place (13 min)*mandatory


Disaster Medical Operations 1
First Aid and Victim Carries

Mar 24

Downey

DFR Unit to Assist

Head to Toe Assessment (5 min)
Victim Carries (6 min)

Practice bandaging and victim carries
NSU drill 5:00-8:00

Mar 31




CPR/AED

Apr 1
Wednesday



For those needing CPR
Fire Safety
Review Quiz Questions

Apr 7

DiFerdinando
Taylor, Downey
DFR Unit to Assist

Fire Safety (18 min)
Flashover (5 min)
Kitchen on Fire (1 min)

Fire extinguisher training
Disaster Medical Operations 2 Triage/Disaster Psychology
Review Quiz Questions

Apr 14

Downey
DiFerdinando

CERT Triage (22 min)


Light Search and Rescue Operations
Review Quiz Questions

Apr 21

DiFerdinando
DFR Unit to Assist

Safety in the After Disaster Environment (31 min)

Cribbing
Disaster Simulation
CERT Quiz

Apr 28

All instructors
2 DFR Units to Assist


Course Review and Graduation

May 5

Downey
DiFerdinando