CERT Basic Training Online

Once you've registered for CERT Basic Training, if you selected the online coursework option, follow these instructions to complete basic training and the additional medical triage module.  

Certificates of completion from both modules must be emailed to coastsidecert@gmail.com to reserve your place in the in-person training and graduation day.

Basic Training

Follow these instructions to complete the classroom portion of your basic training online.

Plan to spend approximately 8-12 hours completing the courses.  Upon completion, email your certificate to coastsidecert@gmail.com.

Medical Triage Module

After completing the Basic Training course there is one more module in Medical Triage to be completed before the In Person Training Day. This triage module has only recently been added to the Hybrid CERT online program but is strongly encouraged for all CERTs in California. There is a one-hour online portion and then Chief Cosgrave will "localize" the content for the Coastside during the Zoom Q&A he provides for each class.

To access the Triage online module:

Upon completion, forward the Triage module certificate to coastsidecert@gmail.com.