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SIDEWALK CPR to be given around town

The Fire Department, along with the Manhattan Beach EMR Team and CERT volunteers, do an annual “Sidewalk CPR” training at various locations around Manhattan Beach – the mall, the pier, the high school, etc.  Look for us on June 5, when we train everyone walking by in how to do compressions without full training in […]

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Continuation Training Schedule Continues

MBCERTA MEMBER *MONTHLY CONTINUATION TRAINING* PROGRAMA SPECIAL TRAINING PROGRAM DESIGNED EXCLUSIVELY FOR MANHATTAN BEACH’s ALREADY TRAINED CERT MEMBERS AS A KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REFRESHER IN EMERGENCY RESPONSE AND ENTITLED…Regular updates for continuation training are now focusing on Area Response Teams.  Remaining dates in 2018 are May 24, June 21, July 19, August 23, September 20, October 18. To […]

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MB CERT CLASSES SCHEDULED FOR 2018!

The Spring class will be held: May 17, 18, 19 & 20   Fall class will be held: November 1, 2, 3, 4   These are the comprehensive CERT trainings, free to MB residents, and will have the same classtimes as last year. 2018 Class Flyer #1a

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CPR in 2018

CPR CLASSES IN 2018! Our February 3rd class was full and fun, and very worthwhile!  See pictures! If you haven’t taken the CPR class, it’s a good opportunity to learn how to save a life.  And it’s free for beach cities residents and employees.The remaining dates for 2018 are 4/7,  6/2,  8/4,  9/29,  12/1.  If […]

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Requirements for the City of M.B. Volunteers

URGENT, A MUST READ TILL THE END! WE, the Board of Directors have for some time now, been working with the city concerning liabilities and safety for our members. We are truly lucky, in that Manhattan Beach, unlike many other Cities and Counties, is willing to cover us under it’s Workman’s Comp Policy. This is […]

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MB CERT Happenings, Be Part of the Specialized CallOut Team

Dear CERT Members, Many of you attended the Southern California Edison presentation held in the MBFD Community Room in mid-September.  We would like to make you aware of a volunteer opportunity we have to help the City of Manhattan Beach.  Over the years, there have been several instances where high winds have damaged electrical wires […]

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Shakeout Drill, 10/22/16

This is what we train for!  What will you do when the you know what hits the fan?  READ CAREFULLY, ALL PLEASE–AGAIN! 2016 ShakeOut Exercise 10/22/16 On Sat., 10/22 we want to START the exercise at 0900 with members showing up at their assigned areas.  The Trucks will be there by 0900. At 0830, please pretend that an earthquake has […]

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Comm Training is canceled

Urgent.  Comm training this Saturday is cancelled.   The ShakeOut is only 5 weeks away MB CERT Communications/Shakeout Training IS CANCELLED!!! Saturday, September 24th – 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM CANCELLED!! Will have more info in the near future. We are also looking for motivated members willing to learn more about setting up the initial materials […]

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Hometown Fair Volunteers needed

Volunteers needed to distribute information to our community at the hometown fair. Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair! Each year we participate in the hometown fair providing information about our CERT organization, our up-coming training class in November and our Red Cross First Aid, CPR/AED training classes. We currently need volunteers during each slot to assist and cover the […]

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Busy time, now till October 22nd.

Urgent.  Preparation for the Shakeout begins!  PLEASE READ TO THE END.   TRAINING STARTS NOW! The ShakeOut is only 6 weeks away In preparation for our ShakeOut drill on 10/22, we have planned 2 very important events. MB CERT Communications/Shakeout Training Saturday, September 24th – 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM MB Public Works Training Room […]

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