Sandwich Fire Department will host an initial Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training course. It will be on Saturdays from 9 AM to 6 PM and Wednesday evenings from 6 to 9 o’clock at 2 Jan Sebastian Drive in Sandwich.
The classes will be taught in accordance to the national guidelines set by Federal Emergency Management Agency and there is no charge. Upon completion graduates can serve on a CERT team in their own hometown or in Sandwich to help in times of disaster. The class begins on September 20 and will end on October 8.
To register, contact Larry Machado at the Sandwich Fire Department at 508-888-0525, extension 121; or e-mail Lmachado@townofsandwich.net.