CERT is a proud partner of Citizen Corps and the effort to have everyone in America prepare, train, and volunteer.
Month and year the CERT Program was started:
CHAPLIN (Local) (06235)
HAMPTON (Local) (06247)
Point of Contact:
Windham Region Citizen Corps Representative
Windham Region Council of Governments
979 Main Street
CERT Web Site:
On average, this CERT Program conducts the CERT
Basic Training Course
times a year.
Number of CERT classes that have graduated
since the program started: 0
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 2 CERTs have participated in 1 WMD/terrorism exercise for emergency personnel.
A total of 11 CERTs have participated in 2 natural disaster exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 35 CERTs have participated in 9 CERT-specific exercises.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual
The Chaplin-Hampton CERT trains to be a general-purpose team, to be able to handle response to any common emergency needs, including search and rescue, traffic control, triage, HAM and other communications between the location we are deployed to and our EOC, etc.
We focus on and train for:
- Running Red Cross shelters.
- Running FEMA PODs.
- Handling HAM radio and other communications at our shelters and EOCs.
Basic CERT Training is provided regionally.