About CERT

CERT is the Community Emergency Response Team, which trains residents to take care of themselves and their families in case of a disaster, and to help their neighbors.

For more information on CERT, go to https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/content/sdc/sdcfa/crr-main-menu/cert.html.

San Diego County Fire CERT programs are supervised by Teresa Greenhalgh, at teresa.greenhalgh@sdcounty.ca.gov.

The local CERT program is SDCF CERT Northern Division - Palomar Mountain. To contact the local CERT Program Manager, Bill Leininger, about opportunities and program details, e-mail him at SDCFCERT_Northern_PalomarMtn@SDCFD.com.