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Open Enrollment For The Simi Valley Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Academy

Open Enrollment For The Simi Valley Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Academy

Open Enrollment For The Simi Valley COMMUNITY EMERGENCY RESPONSE TRAINING (CERT) ACADEMY Is Going On Right Now The Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Academy is a great way to learn how to become better prepared for earthquakes, brush fires, and all kinds of other emergencies. The goal of CERT is to provide residents with the […]

Be Better Prepared in 2018! Simi Valley Winter “Community Emergency Response Training” Academy

Be Better Prepared in 2018! Simi Valley Winter “Community Emergency Response Training” Academy

The City of Simi Valley Office of Emergency Services is hosting the winter 2018 Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Academy, from January 24th – March 3rd.  The CERT Academy trains residents to become self-reliant and better prepared for emergencies and disasters of all types. Students will learn how to build their own emergency supply kit […]

Enrollment for Simi Valley Community Emergency Response Training “CERT” Academy is Going on Right Now

Enrollment for Simi Valley Community Emergency Response Training “CERT” Academy is Going on Right Now

Do you feel like the 8.1 magnitude earthquake in Mexico was a little too close for comfort? Did you watch the devastation caused by hurricanes Harvey and Irma? Are you and your family prepared to be on your own for 3-5 days (or more) following a catastrophic event like the ones we’ve just mentioned? Chances […]

Simi Valley: 2017 National Preparedness Month – Week 2 Theme: Plan to Help Your Neighbor and Community

Simi Valley: 2017 National Preparedness Month – Week 2 Theme: Plan to Help Your Neighbor and Community

Across-the-board preparedness requires the whole community to participate. FEMA, along with emergency management agencies, and every level of government, places tremendous importance on the local “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” approach. Neighbors Helping Neighbors encourages community members to get involved in their community and to take simple steps to become more prepared.  Forty-six percent of individuals in […]

“RESOLVE TO BE READY IN 2017” – Participate in Simi Valley’s Winter CERT Academy

“RESOLVE TO BE READY IN 2017” – Participate in Simi Valley’s Winter CERT Academy

Simi Valley CERT Program – Volunteers Train for Disaster

Simi Valley CERT Program – Volunteers Train for Disaster

Last night, members from the City of Simi Valley Volunteer Disaster Service Worker Team paired up with recent graduates of the City of Simi Valley Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Academy to hone their search and rescue skills.  Dutton Plumbing agreed to host the group at their Simi Valley warehouse for this exercise. Volunteer victims, […]

Simi Valley CERT Academy: Are you prepared?

Simi Valley CERT Academy: Are you prepared?

Preparing for disaster in Simi Valley — Replenishing supplies

Preparing for disaster in Simi Valley — Replenishing supplies

City’s Office of Emergency Services Partners with the Ventura County Chapter of the American Red Cross This past weekend, the City’s Office of Emergency Services – Volunteer Disaster Service Workers, met with representatives from the local Ventura County Chapter of the American Red Cross to inventory and replenish one of the largest disaster and emergency […]

Camarillo Emergency Expo scheduled for Saturday, September 26

Camarillo Emergency Expo scheduled for Saturday, September 26