Northern Notes: 04-22-19

CERT basic training Saturday

The Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency is providing a basic emergency response training course at the Waimea Elementary School cafeteria starting at 8 a.m. Saturday.

This Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Training Course provides participants with classroom and hands-on instruction on what to do in an emergency or disaster.

If you are interested in basic emergency awareness, developing personal response knowledge and basic skills, and you can commit to 4 Saturdays of learning how to respond in an emergency or disaster, sign-up online by emailing Class times are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and on May 4, 11, and 18.

There is no charge for this training, but seating is limited. Sign up online by emailing


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