COAST CITIES — Would you be among those willing to help during a disaster? Del Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe and Solana Beach residents are being asked to participate in a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training to become disaster workers.The classes are free and open to all residents or employees from Del Mar, Encinitas, Rancho Santa Fe and Solana Beach who are 18 years or older.
CERT members are trained in basic life- and property-saving skills in the event of a major disaster when professional services have not yet arrived or are overwhelmed. CERT training covers basic skills that are important to know in a disaster when emergency services are not available.
For more information and to sign-up, contact Eric Phillips at the CERT Hotline (858) 720-4412.