Conferences

FireFighter Rookie Challenge - Coming in September

Conference Flyer

Want to be a Firefighter?

Can you handle the heat?

Come spend 4 hours in the boots of a firefighter.

Even if your not interested in a career in firefighting, come see what you're made of.

Activities include: PT, turnouts/SCBA, ladders, hoses/nozzles, search and rescue, high-rise tower, etc.

Coming in September

$30 registration fee

You may purchase an "I Survived" t-shirt for $11 spots are limited to the first 24 who pay.

 

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Space is limited. Register early to guarantee a spot!

CERT

 

CERT Class - Including Hands on instruction and Mock Disaster

Classroom Instruction:  

Wednesday Evenings:                   One Practical Exam

March 11, 18, 25                            Saturday, April 18

April 1, 15, 22                                 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

6:00 pm - 8:00pm

Location:

Utah Valley University  - Emergency Services

3131 Mike Jense Parkway Provo, UT 84601

(Fire Science ) FS 143

Description:

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area. Basic disaster response skills taught are:

  • Disaster Awareness and CERT Organization
  • Damage Assessment
  • Incident Command
  • Fire Suppression, Hazardous Materials, and Terrorism
  • Search and Rescue
  • Medical Skills
  • Psychology of Disaster

CERT training allows you to assist other in your neighborhood or workplace during an emergency when professional responders are not immediately available to help.

Cost:

Cost is $20 for the class and $25 for CERT Backpack. Includes instructions, training materials, CERT hard hat, CERT vest, and much more. Registration fees may also apply.