Category Archives: Training

CERT Classes Begin Saturday February 24th

CERT Class

The CERT Basic Course is delivered in the community by a team of first responders, and other qualified volunteers. The organization and timing of training and meeting varies from program to program. It is often broken up into two to four hour blocks over a series of evenings or weekends. Disaster Preparedness: Addresses hazards specific to […]

The West Seneca CERT receives donation


The West Seneca CERT received a donation of Disaster Equipment and Community Emergency Response Team Training Materials from Erie Community College on Thursday, November 16, 2017. John Slisz from Erie Community College reached out to West Seneca CERT because he is aware that we are an active team and to see if we could utilize […]

2017 CERT Classes Scheduled

WHY TAKE THE CERT TRAINING? Well, it’s like paying for car insurance. You might never need it, in fact you hope you won’t. But if the occasion arises, having the CERT training, just like having car insurance, means you’re as ready as you can be to help yourself, your family and your neighborhood in an […]

May Drill – American Heart Association CPR Certification for CERT Members

American Heart Association CPR Certification for CERT Members. Cost is $20 per person.  Please bring money on Drill Night. Powered by Eventbrite

3rd Quarter CERT Newsletter now available.

The West Seneca CERT 3rd Quarter Newsletter has been published. This issues topics include: Lawnmower Safety Upcoming Training Event: Emergency Response Combat Ready Consider Joinging West Seneca Emergency Manager speaks at National Homeland Security Conference Gardening class held in Elma Upcoming CERT and Emergency Preparedness Training Self Defense Training for West Seneca CERT West Seneca […]

Fall 2016 CERT & Preparedness Class now taking reservations.

Tuesdays and Thursdays starting September 13th – 4 weeks – 6:30 PM West Seneca Emergency Operations Center 900 Mill Road, West Seneca NY 14224 WHY TAKE THE CERT TRAINING? Well, it’s like paying for car insurance. You might never need it, in fact you hope you won’t. But if the occasion arises, having the CERT […]

2nd Annual Training Event: Ricky Riley Traditions Training

2nd Annual Training Event: Ricky Riley: Combat Ready $10 per person – Proceeds benefit the Fireman’s Memorial Museum. 4 Hour interactive, mulit-media based presentation will discuss the presence and effects of complacency in the fire service along with how and why we must combat it  Discuss proven tips and techniques along with readiness of your attitude and […]

June Drill: Monday June 20th

Emergency Personnel sometimes are faced with having to defend themselves in tense situations. Register for this FREE self defense seminar at Horizon Martial Arts by Datu Tim Harman. Datu Tim Hartman is the President and Technical Director of World Modern Arnis Alliance and is one of the most sought after instructors of Filipino Martial Arts […]

FREE Hands-Only CPR Training

The West Seneca Office of Disaster Preparedness and RMA will be hosting a FREE Hands-Only CPR Training at the West Seneca Senior Center on Wednesday, May 18th from 5 to 8 pm. Prepare to Save A Life! – Learn CPR You Can Do It!   It only takes “2” 2 Minutes to learn 2 Hands […]

January Drill – January 18th 7pm

The January Drill will take place on Monday, January 18th – 7PM at the West Seneca Emergency Operation Center. Training topic is: ICS 100