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:
Point of Contact:
Allen County CERT
200 E. Berry Street
Fort Wayne, IN
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: 14
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 35 CERTs have participated in 2 WMD/terrorism exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 250 CERTs have participated in 20 natural disaster exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 50 CERTs have participated in 4 medical emergency/strategic national stockpile exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 50 CERTs have participated in 4 CERT-specific exercises.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual
The Allen County CERT Basic Academy Course is conducted one night a week for 7 weeks from 6pm to 9pm on the weekdays. The course is concluded with a mock disaster drill and graduation ceremony held on the following Saturday.