Community Emergency Response Teams

$0 / year

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program helps train people to be better prepared to respond to emergency situations in their communities. When emergencies happen, CERT members can give critical support to first responders, provide immediate assistance to victims, and organize spontaneous volunteers at a disaster site. CERT members can also help with non-emergency projects that help improve the safety of the community.

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The CERT course is taught in the community by a trained team of first responders who have completed a CERT Train-the-Trainer course conducted by their state training office for emergency management, or FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute (EMI). CERT training includes disaster preparedness, disaster fire suppression, basic disaster medical operations and light search and rescue operations.

Date Created

2015-02-04

Last Modified

2020-02-08

Version

2020-02-08

Update Frequency

Quarterly

Temporal Coverage

2019

Spatial Coverage

New York

Source

John Snow Labs; City of New York;

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Source License Requirements

N/A

Source Citation

Data City of New York

Keywords

Emergency Management, Emergency Response Team, CERT, CERT Responders, Community Emergency Responders, Critical Support, Emergency Volunteers, Community Safety

Other Titles

Citizen Response Team, Community Emergency Response Team

NameDescriptionTypeConstraints
Team_NameName of Team who helps train people in emergency situationsstring-
CD_NameName of Community District(s) covered by team.string-
CD_NumberCommunity District number(s) of area covered by team.string-
Team_TotalNumber of teams operating within Community District. For teams covering multiple CDs, this value will be 1.integerlevel : Nominal
Cert_StatusCERT operating status within area (or indicates Joint Interest Area).string-
UpdatedDate last updated.date-
Team NameCD NameCD NumberTeam TotalCert StatusUpdated
Manhattan 1Manhattan CD 11011Active CERT team2010-05-19
Manhattan 2Manhattan CD 21021Active CERT team2011-09-21
Manhattan 3Manhattan CD 31031Active CERT team2010-05-19
Manhattan 4/5Manhattan CD 4 & 5104/1051Active CERT team2010-05-19
Manhattan 6Manhattan CD 61061Active CERT team2010-05-19
Manhattan 7Manhattan CD 71071Active CERT team2010-05-19
Manhattan 8Manhattan CD81083Active CERT team2016-01-11
Manhattan 9Manhattan CD 91091Active CERT team2010-07-28
Manhattan 10Manhattan CD 101102Active CERT team2016-01-11
Manhattan 11Manhattan CD 111111Active CERT team2010-05-19
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