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Teen CERT Program



Pennfield Student CERT members are trained to perform the following operations and duties:

  • Light search and rescue
  • Fire extinguishment in the incipient phases only
  • Triage of trauma victims
  • Set up and staff R&R areas
  • Crowd control on major incidents
  • Provide basic first aid for public events
  • Set up and staff emergency shelters
  • Set up and staff a spontaneous volunteer intake center
  • Provide support at an incident site and at Emergency Operations Center

The Pennfield Teen CERT has 20 students that meet 3 to 4 times a month to train and practice some of the above skills.  The Teen Cert group will be utilized during sport events, and activities at the school, under the supervision of the Sheriff Department.


 Visit Pennfield School's Teen CERT Page by clicking here