Emergency Preparedness Training in Manhattan Beach
Feb 23, 2015 10:32AM ● Published by DigMB Staff
Space is left in thet next MBCERTA/MBFD Emergency Preparedness Training Class offered by the Manhattan Beach Community Emergency Response Team and the Manhattan Beach Fire Department.
The class will be held on three consecutive Saturdays: March 7, 14 and 21 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Training includes lifesaving skills, light fire-fighting skills, rapid triage and actions to save multiple lives, light search and rescue, first aid and transport, communicating to receive help, and surviving until help arrives, according to MBCERT President George Butts.
The class wil be held at the city's Public Works Training Room, 3621 Bell Avenue, just off Rosecrans Avenue. Registration is first-come, first served with priority for those who live or work in Manhattan Beach.
The training costs $60 per person to offset the cost of materials and expenses.
Each participant receives a CERT backpack full of safety equipment.
For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call George Butts at (310) 701-0101.
Checks can be made payable to "MBCERTA" and mailed to
Drop Box #1
400 15th St.
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Please include your email address for communications.