Happy March from Saratoga CERT!

Meeting & Events 

The next Saratoga CERT meeting will be held on Thursday March 28th – 5:30-7pm at the Saratoga Recreation Portable @ Joan Pisani Community Center 

Saratoga CERT will have a booth at the Saratoga Blossom Festival – Saturday, April 13th – please contact Jessica Fullmer to volunteer – jhfullmer@sustainablebusiness.org or 408.348.3201 

The Cox CERT Division will be holding their next monthly meeting at Lori Stafford’s house on Thursday evening, 7 March 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:45 p.m

West Valley-Quito CERT Division’s next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 21st at Raji’s house.


Santa Clara County Fire Department will be holding Wildfire Preparedness Community Meetings in April and May: http://saratogacert.org/2019/03/01/sccfd-wildfire-preparedness-community-meetings/ 

City of Santa Clara CERT will be holding Commodity Point of Distribution Worker Training near the end of March: http://saratogacert.org/2019/02/23/city-of-santa-clara-cert-training-commodity-point-of-distribution-worker-training/ 

Santa Clara County OES will be holding a 3-day course for FEMA ICS 300 Intermediate Incident Command System – March 18-20: http://saratogacert.org/2019/02/19/santa-clara-county-oes-course-ics-300-intermediate-incident-command-system/ 

Campbell CERT will hold “Stop the Bleed” training in April: http://saratogacert.org/2019/03/06/campbell-cert-stop-the-bleed-training-april-2019/ 

You can always take FEMA’s online courses. Course 100.C Introduction to Incident Command System: https://training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=IS-100.c and Course 700.B: An Introduction to the National Incident Management System: https://training.fema.gov/is/courseoverview.aspx?code=IS-700.b


The February Quito/WV Division meeting minutes can be found at http://saratogacert.org/2019/02/26/minutes-saratoga-cert-quito-west-valley-division-february-2019/ 

The February Cox Division meeting minutes can be found at http://saratogacert.org/2019/02/21/saratoga-cert-cox-divison-minutes-feb-2019/


Don’t forget to get your DSW Card if you dont already have one, or to get it renewed if it expires – see the details at http://saratogacert.org/documents/ 

We are still using the Yahoo! group for backup announcements. If you are not in the group please apply at https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/saratoga_cert/