North Okaloosa CERT is a 501(c)3 volunteer emergency response organization and we currently operate on donations from our members and the community. If you would like to donate items to help us prepare for our Search & Rescue/Emergency Medical Operations missions please take a look at the attached list for some needed items. You can call (850) 758-2863 to schedule a pickup or drop off. Thank you for your support.
Even though the Florida Hurricane Tax Holiday has passed by this year if you haven't prepared emergency supplies for this year's hurricane season you can go to this Ready.gov website https://www.ready.gov/build-a-kit link to see what you should have.
The Hurricane Prep Tax Free Holiday ends tonight June 6th at midnight.
for the list of items.
June 15th 8 am -12 pm at Crestview Fire station #1 2nd floor Training room. This four-hour module trains CERT members to safely set up and perform the non-medical functions of firefighter rehabilitation. CERT members will learn: 1) the definition of and need for firefighter rehab; 2) the physiological threats to firefighters; 3) an overview of what happens at the scene of a fire; and, 4) how CERT members set up and what they do in the rehab area.
It's time again for our CERT monthly meeting!
Monday, 25 Feb, 7pm @ CVFD Station 1
We will be holding a special election for President/Team Chief. Our monthly training will be Triage. Look forward to seeing you there!