CLASS EIGHT: SKILLS DAY
In this unit you will learn about:
Triaging and treating victims
Extricating a victim trapped by heavy timbers
Interior search for eported missing persons
Addresses CERT organization and management principles and the need for documentation during emergencies. Learn about the Incident Command System which is used to manage a disaster and effectively deploy help. Students rotate through various skills stations in which they practice and implement the course teachings over the previous eight weeks, and then students participate in a "mock earthquake" drill. At the end of the hands-on exercises, students receive recognition certifications.