The Westport CERT Course is taught by a team of first responders who have completed a course prepared by the State
Office of Emergency Management and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Training for CERT trainers includes disaster
preparedness and psychology, fire suppression, advanced first aid and medical operations, search and rescue, the characteristics
of biological, nuclear, chemical and incendiary events, and team organization and deployment.
Contact Information for Westport CERT:
Mr. Ernest Heidelberg - Westport CERT President
Bonnie Book Road, Westport, CT 06880