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December 2015 CERT E-Brief

Stories featured in the December 2015 CERT E-Brief include the Bunkie, LA Teen CERT Academy helping youth become preparedness leaders, southern California tribal communities teaching teens emergency response skills, the Lincoln County School District Teen CERT program preparing student for earthquakes, the Westlake High School starting a Teen CERT program, and the FEMA Corps application period for summer 2016.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfLincoln County, OR School District Teen CERT Programs Prepare Youth for “The Big One”

The Lincoln County School District Teen CERT programs prepares youth for a major earthquake and tsunami.

0.72MDecember 3, 2015
Icon for file of type application/pdfBunkie, LA Teen CERT Camp Helps Youth Become Preparedness Leaders

Since 2009, Bunkie, LA has been home to an annual Teen CERT Academy that prepares Louisiana teens not only for natural disasters, but also for other emergency situations that can impact youth

0.48MDecember 3, 2015
Icon for file of type application/pdfSouthern California Tribal Communities Teach Teens Emergency Response Skills

After wildfires struck tribal communities in southern California, tribal leaders created the Inter-Tribal Long Term Recovery Foundation to help the communities recover from the disaster and be more proactive in preparing for hazards.

0.34MDecember 2, 2015
Icon for file of type application/pdfCERT Training Integrated into Local High School Curriculum

Since 2011, Westlake High School has offered a Teen CERT class as a one-semester, half-credit elective students may take which prepares them to become disaster preparedness leaders in the community.

0.35MDecember 2, 2015
Icon for file of type application/pdfFEMA Corps Accepting Applications for Summer 2016

FEMA Corps is accepting applications for Summer 2016

0.23MDecember 2, 2015
Icon for file of type application/pdfUpcoming 2016 Training Dates

This reference notes upcoming 2016 Community Emergency Response Team training courses.

0.16MDecember 2, 2015