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Coral Springs, FL- The Coral Springs Parkland CERT team recently received a generous donation of over $500.00 from the Coral Springs Charter School Health Occupations Students of America Club, (HOSA). Charter School student and CERT member Scott Smith suggested the fundraiser. Students routinely raise money for various worthy organizations. CERT Pr...
CERT Team Members were busy today! Several members were out at Home Depot in Coral Springs today helping to prepare the community for hurricane season! CERT Instructors were facilitating a new Basic Training Academy class with some great participants!
With 3 quick actions, you can be trained to save a life. The number 1 cause of preventable death after injury is bleeding. Today, April 15th, several Coral Springs / Parkland CERT Team members became instructors to train you how to STOP THE BLEED®.
Twenty active, inactive and recent academy graduates took advantage of Basic Live Support (BLS) classes conducted on Saturday, Feb. 26 and Monday, Feb 28th. The classes were facilitated by Jen Dow and Jeff Stahl and were a great success with several Team Members on the wait list for the next class offering in June.
Our CERT Team Instructors completed another Basic Training Academy today. This hybrid program that combine online courses and practical hands-on skills classes ran from January 24 - February 19. We have 3 new graduates and several others will be completing the program shortly. Congratulations to all!
Now that's dedication! CERT Members Jeff Stahl, Barbara Ojago, Patti Myette, and Chief Joe Chalom attended our Monthly Team meeting via Zoom WHILE on site at a hazardous materials activation! Gotta love technology!