Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)



CERT Class - Including Hands on instruction and Mock Disaster

Classroom Instruction:  

TBA (call 801-863-7798 for more information)


Utah Valley University  - Emergency Services

3131 Mike Jense Parkway Provo, UT 84601

(Fire Science ) FS 143


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 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.