To Cal State L

To Cal State L.A. Building and Evacuation Coordinators, Floor Monitors, office
co-workers, supervisors, department heads, and student assistants:


Training to begin March 4th!

Public Safety is pleased to
offer the Community Emergency Responders Training (CERT) course for 2004! We
have the good fortune of working with the LA City Fire Department yet again to
bring another CERT training course to campus. For those of you who:

were unable to attend the last
three courses offered;

need to make up sessions;

are Building Coordinators that
would like to send their
of Evacuation
Coordinators, Substitutes, Floor Monitors, and/or other designees;

are interested campus

this would be a

opportunity to do so. We've received such positive feedback from participants
that have attended the previous courses that we're delighted to be able to offer
CERT again.
Approximately 180 campus personnel and students have received CERT training
since the start of this program.

CERT training runs for
seven weeks with 2 1/2 hour sessions each week
that include:

* Introduction - Earthquake

* Disaster Fire Suppression

* Team Organization &

* Disaster Medical Operations
I & II

* Light Search & Rescue

* Course Review & Disaster

CERT sessions will be held at
the Roybal Center on the
mornings from 9:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.

March 4, 11, 18, 25, and

April 1, 8, and 15.

Your commitment to attend all
seven sessions is required for certification. Class size is limited to 60
participants.  Simply e-mail your name and/or the name(s) of the other
individuals you would like to sign up to Desiree D. Bumgarner <>
at the Department of Public Safety.

Thank you again for your
support of the Cal State L.A. Emergency Preparedness program.