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:
AURORA (Local) (80010, 80011, 80012, 80013, 80014, 80015, 80016, 80017, 80018, 80019, 80040, 80041, 80042, 80044, 80045, 80046, 80047)
Point of Contact:
Aurora Emergency Management
15151 E. Alameda Parkway
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: 8
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 250 CERTs have participated in 3 WMD/terrorism exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 10 CERTs have participated in 2 natural disaster exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 300 CERTs have participated in 12 CERT-specific exercises.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual
The program refers to the CERT members who were trained by the City of Aurora and are deployable ONLY when requested by the city of Aurora via the Office of Emergency Management. This registration is also extended to approve the Heritage Eagle Bend's ICS team, as they continue to train and practice ICS functions as taught within the CERT program and guidelines.