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:
New Orleans Office of Emergency Preparedness
1300 Perdido Street
New Orleans, LA
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: 50
Number of individuals who have completed CERT
Basic Training Course since the program started:
A total of 60 CERTs have participated in 6 WMD/terrorism exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 500 CERTs have participated in 15 natural disaster exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 160 CERTs have participated in 8 medical emergency/strategic national stockpile exercises for emergency personnel.
A total of 20 CERTs have participated in 6 CERT-specific exercises.
Number of times the CERTs have responded in actual