Training & Exercises Information

Courses to raise awareness on subjects like Tsunamis, flooding, etc, dictated by VITEMA.

 

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.

CERT offers a consistent, nationwide approach to volunteer training and organization that professional responders can rely on during disaster situations, allowing them to focus on more complex tasks.

To register for CERT, please send your completed application to certusvi@vitema.vi.gov. For more information on CERT, visit https://www.ready.gov/cert


 

Working For You

Contact information to sign up for the trainings/courses listed below:

2024

June

  • ICS 300, ICS 400 Intermediate
    District: St. Croix
    Date: June 10-14. 2024
    Location: TBD
    Prerequisite: FEMA Student Identification Number

  • ICS 300, ICS 400 Intermediate
    District: St. Thomas
    Date: June 17-21. 2024
    Location: TBD
    Prerequisite: FEMA Student Identification Number

  • AWR 213 Critical Infrastructure Security & Resilience Awareness (CISRA)
    District: St. Thomas
    Date: June 25, 2024
    Location: TBD
    Prerequisite: FEMA Student Identification Number

  • MGT 310 Threat Hazard + Risk Assessment Stakeholder Preparedness Review
    District: St. Thomas
    Date: June 26-27th, 2024
    Location: TBD
    Prerequisite: FEMA Student Identification Number

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