CCDES CERT/VOAD First Aid/CPR Training for 2009

CHESTER COUNTY
DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY SERVICES

2008-2009 CERT/VOAD TRAINING DATES

Community Emergency Response Team (Cert)
Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD)

DESCRIPTION
Train citizens in basic disaster response skills; such as fire suppression, Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), basic first aid, Automated External Defibrillation (AED) and disaster psychology as to enable citizens to take a more active role in emergency preparedness.

These classes provide certifications needed for deployment with CCAR.

COST
Free to Chester County residents and/or business employees in the county!
Participants must be at least 18 years of age.

Free backpack full of disaster/safety supplies!
(e.g. OSHA-approved 25-person first aid kit, Ambu rescue mask)

TRAINING DATES - 2009
Each session is a two-day class, Thursday evening, and the following Saturday. You must attend both Thursday and Saturday classes.

Session I March 5 & 7
Session II May 7 & 9
Session III August 13 & 15
Session IV November 12 & 14

TIMES
Thursday classes start at 5:30 pm and end by 9:30 pm
-Hot dinner provided

Saturday classes start at 8:30 am and end by 4:00 pm
-Hot breakfast and deli-style lunch provided

TRAINING FACILITY LOCATION

Chester County Government Services Center
601 Westtown Road
West Chester, PA 19380-0990

REGISTRATION
Registration form at http://dsf.chesco.org/des/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=617179
or call Rosemary Geldof 610-344-3052

Comments

When are the classes in 2013 or 2014?