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Program Manager’s Moment- August 2021

As we move into the fall MC CERT has been busy as ever. Congrats to our CERT Basic graduates who patiently waited for many months of lockdowns etc. before we were able to offer an in-person practicum this July. Welcome all! We are also once again offering in person CPR […]


Program Manager’s Moment- June/July 2021

Dear CERT Member: Lots of news and info to cover as we roll into summer: First, let me thank our CERT volunteers at the Germantown mass vaccination site, and the MobileMed clinics. You truly have a made a difference for hundreds of people in our county. As Montgomery County moves […]


Civic Innovation Challenge Announcement: Congratulations to the VERT Team!

Montgomery County (Maryland) CERT and their academic partners were selected as Stage 1 awardees of the Civic Innovation Challenge, a national research and action competition in the smart and connected communities domain. Their project focuses on training community members to work with expert systems in identifying COVID-19 and other disaster-related risks posted on social media. […]

Civic Innovation Challenge Team Members