Community Emergency Response Team (CERT): Level I

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Community Emergency Response Team (CERT): Level I provides basic training for participation on a CERT in accordance with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

This is a Fast Track Certificate, which can be completed in two semesters or less.


Field of Interest
Behavioral Science and Human Services
Degree Type
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Academic Plan
Community Emergency Response Team (CERT): Level I (CER)
Academic Plan Code
Total credits required
Effective Term
Fall 2020

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

What You'll Learn
  • Explain the functions of Community Emergency Response Teams and their role in emergency response. (AJS/FSC115)
  • Demonstrate basic principles associated with and techniques used by Community Emergency Response Teams. (AJS/FSC115)
  • Explain and illustrate Community Emergency Response Teams organization, decision-making, and documentation requirements. (AJS/FSC115)
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
AJS/FSC115Community Emergency Response Team (CERT): Level I1.5

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