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:
PALO ALTO (Local) (94301, 94302, 94303, 94304, 94306, 94309)
STANFORD (Local) (94305)
Point of Contact:
City of Palo Alto: OES
275 Forest Ave
Palo Alto, CA
CERT Web Site:
On average, this CERT Program conducts the CERT
Basic Training Course
time a year.
Number of CERT classes that have graduated
since the program started: 70
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 90 CERTs have participated in 1 natural disaster exercise for emergency personnel.
A total of 30 CERTs have participated in 1 medical emergency/strategic national stockpile exercise for emergency personnel.
A total of 195 CERTs have participated in 5 CERT-specific exercises.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual
The Palo Alto CERT program is part of the Emergency Services Volunteer (ESV) program.