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:
AMHERST (Local) (01002, 01003, 01004)
Point of Contact:
Amherst Fire Department
68 North Pleasant Street
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: 5
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 15 CERTs have participated in 2 medical emergency/strategic national stockpile exercises for emergency personnel.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual
Our CERT is made up primarily of healthcare providers/professionals with training and experience that cuts across the spectrum.