Fall Basic Training 2022
Below, is the Fall Basic Training schedule:
Training is broken up into numerous modules over several weeks including
October 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29. See specific times below:
|Thursday, October 20
|Friday, October 21
|Saturday, October 22
|Thursday October 27
|Friday, October 28
|Saturday, October 29
Training consists of more than 25 hours of instruction split into smaller modules culminating in a final exercise. NOTE: Participants must attend and complete all training modules in full to become certified.
Ashland CERTís Basic Training Course is offered twice annually and is FREE to residents of Ashland and the surrounding area who are interested in being prepared for disaster. Course completion is required for anyone seeking to establish volunteerism within CERT.
Step 1: Complete the required FEMA Intro Course (click here for link).
Step 2: Fill out registration form at Fire Station #1 455 Siskiyou Blvd Ashland, OR.
See the Basic Training Course Summary | Stay Tuned for the next Basic Training Flyer
For the final disaster simulation please dress for all weather and wear pants and boots or sturdy sneakers. The CERT office has basic protective equipment for you to wear if you do not bring your own (such as hard hat, safety vest, work gloves, goggles/sunglasses, and knee pads). You must wear PPE during the simulation for everyone's safety.
Training modules include:
- CERT Organization & ICS
- Disaster Medical Operations
- Disaster Preparedness
- Disaster Psychology
- Fire Suppression Safety & Hazardous Materials
- Urban Search & Rescue
- Terrorism Awareness
- Two-way Radio Communications
- Real-life Disaster Simulation
For more information about CERT Basic Training
contact Program Coordinator
541-552-2226 | cert @ ashland.or.us