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 Berkeley CERT Training Schedule


Register for classes:

Berkeley CERT classes include hands-on skills training and closed-toed shoes are mandatory.  Classes are held at the Fire Department's Division of Training at 997 Cedar St., Berkeley, CA 94710 unless otherwise noted. 

 OES Division of Training*NOTEIn our commitment and effort to promote and encourage sustainable policies and practices, all CERT materials can be easily downloaded and printed or viewed online on the CERT Resources and Materials page. .  The City does not print copies of these documents for distribution. Berkeley CERT strives to be accessible in its program design.   If you need information in other formats, have difficulty accessing these materials, or need specific accommodations during CERT training please contact or call 510-981-5605.

**Food is not provided during training classes

Email Information and Class Notification List

To sign up for the CERT information and class notification email list, subscribe by clicking here

Emails are periodically sent to notify list participants of upcoming disaster preparedness and CERT classes and activities.

Schedule of Class
(Schedule subject to change depending on instructor availability)


                                 Saturday, July 19, 2014, 9am - 12pm                            Fire Safety Cancelled

                                 Saturday, July 26, 2014, 9am - 12pm                            CERT PG&E Responder This class is full

                                 Saturday, August 9, 2014, 9am - 1pm                           Light Search and Rescue

                                 Saturday, August 23, 2014, 9am - 12pm                       CERT Organization Cancelled

                                 Saturday, August 30, 2014, 9am - 12pm                       CERT Organization

   CERT Academy Class is FULL

 Friday, August 1, 2014, 5pm - 9pm Saturday, August 2, 2014, 8am - 5pm
Sunday, August 3, 2014, 8am - 5pm 

NOTE: Attendance on all three days is required! 



 More classes to come .... 


CERT - Cribbing and Lifting


To register for courses please email the including the following information:



Zip Code:

Phone Number:

Email Address:

Class Date and Name:

I live/work (choose one or both) in Berkeley.

If attending from IFC, Panhellinic, or Co-op, provide Chapter or House name:

NOTE: You will receive an email confirmation ONCE the class has enough enrollees.  


For additional information, call 510-981-5605.

If the class you wish to enroll in is full, click here to sign up to be notified when additional classes are added.

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