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ATTENTION: CERT HAM (Amateur Radio) The CERT HAM group has started. If you have a Any questions please contact: Sibyl Keirns, KA6RXX Thank you!

We are requesting volunteers to participate as victims all Graduation exercises! Location: Long Beach Fire Training Center Time: 8:00 A.M. to 12 noon (check with contact before showing up) Please wear appropriate clothes that you don't mind getting dirty. Individuals interest in participating as volunteers should contact Patty Allen at or Sibyl Keirns at

The LB CERT newsletter is back! Newsletter

Link LB CERT BICEPP Team is forming. Click Here for a Flyer on the BICEPP. If you are interested please contact the following:

LB CERT Training Graduation Committee is forming. We need volunteers for Victims in upcoming graduations.
Click Here for a Flyer on the Graduation Committee Please contact Sibyl Keirns,

LB CERT Starter Backpacks are now available. For all LB CERT graduates who did not receive a starter backpack go kit, the backpacks are available at all General LB CERT meetings. Check the calendar for the next meeting or please contact LB CERT or the current CERT coordinator.

If you are interested in attending the CERT training or adding your name for future CERT classes, please email
the current CERT coordinator or call him @ (562) 570-2516. For groups of 25-30 people who need to be trained (businesses, HOAs, city departments, etc.), LB CERT may be able to offer your own class for your group. Please contact Will Nash for more information.

Disaster Preparedness Seminars are now being scheduled in the local communities and associations in Long Beach. Check the
calendar for the seminar in your area.

CERT Disaster Preparedness Presentation
This presentation is a brief 30 minute introduction to the CERT program and disaster preparedness for your community. Community members have an opportunity to get more involved by participation in the 6 week CERT class (
see Syllabus) or a Disaster Preparedness Seminar.

CERT Disaster Preparedness Seminar
This seminar is a 2 hour Disaster Preparedness class that provides the attendee with important information about preparing themselves and their family for a disaster.