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:
LAKEWOOD (Local) (98439, 98492, 98496, 98497, 98498, 98499)
TACOMA (Local) (98465, 98466)
UNIVERSITY PLACE (Local) (98467)
Point of Contact:
Emergency Preparedness Coordinator
Lakewood Fire District 2
10928 Pacific Hwy SW
CERT Web Site:
Social Media 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: 22
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 20 CERTs have participated in 1 natural disaster exercise for emergency personnel.
A total of 240 CERTs have participated in 12 CERT-specific exercises.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual
West Pierce CERT provides basic and ongoing CERT training for citizen who live or work in Lakewood and University Place Washington. We also open our training for citizens in neighboring jurisdictions as space allows.