Registration for CERT Training!

We are pleased to announce the Spring 2016 Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Course will start on Wednesday, April 20 and wrapping up with a final practical exercise on Saturday, May 21, 2016.

Next Class: Community Emergency Response Team Training

WHEN: Apri 20, 2016 – May 21, 2016
Classes held Wednesday Evenings from 7–9 PM and Saturday mornings from 9 AM–1 PM
WHERE: Public Safety Headquarters
100 Edision Park Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20878


About Montgomery CERT

Since August 2013, close to 200 CERT members have volunteered for 71 various events ranging from Operations; Training; Outreach; and general meetings. Over 3,600 volunteer hours have been logged during this timeframe. These numbers include CERT members’ contributions towards nine SITREPs– eight snow storms and one EF-0 tornado that impacted the County in June 2013. In September 2013, Montgomery County CERT received national recognition for Outstanding CERT Initiatives associated to its SITREPs. The Montgomery County CERT Program is managed by the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service.

Montgomery County CERT continues offering Storm Camp, a half day family workshop designed to improve the readiness and safety of the public. Storm Camp is a concept designed to reach the largest possible number of county residents.

Interested in Montgomery County CERT Services?

If you are interested in having Montgomery County CERT visit your agency, please send an email to outreach@montgomerycert.org

Interested in joining Montgomery County CERT?

To join Montgomery County CERT, you need to complete the Community Emergency Response Training Course. It’s Free! Join Us!