Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is a federally sponsored program administered through Belleville Police & Belleville OEM. Belleville has a very successful program with numerous volunteers. Residents interested in volunteering for CERT should email Det. Jennifer Lambrugo at email@example.com or call her at 973-450-3592.
- “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, which allows them to focus on more complex tasks. Through CERT, the capabilities to prepare for, respond to and recover from disasters is built and enhanced.” For more information please see www.ready.gov/community-emergency-response-team