Community Emergency Response Team Course


Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) BASIC Course

Date/Time: 22 & 23 February 2020 (Saturday & Sunday) – 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM each day

Location: S.C. State Guard, Olympia Armory, 551 Granby Lane, Columbia, SC 29201-4655

Description: This two day CERT Basic Course will cover the 9 CERT modules focusing on disaster preparedness and recovery. Course instruction and hands on practicum experiences will be conducted by SCSG instructors.

Target Audience: This CERT Basic Course offering is tailored for SCSG members who have not previously completed the CERT requirement. Non S.C. Guard members are welcome to attend.

Limited outdoor practical exercise will be conducted.
OCP or work attire, bring 2 ½ – 3 inch note book binder, snack, drink.

Travel Reimbursement is not available for this offering.

Registration: e-mail full name, rank, SCSG id, phone #, e-mail contact to:
MAJ van Dijk at to apply to attend this class.

If you have questions regarding the Basic CERT Course contact Howard van Dijk at 803-606-0137.

Armory billeting available, bring own bedding. Send e-mail that this is your plan.