Alameda CERT

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)  CERT Logo - Small - Web Version

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) course provides training to Alameda residents and employees of Alameda businesses to help increase self-sufficiency in the event of a disaster. Participants learn skills that will enable them to provide emergency assistance to their families and neighbors.

The CERT course is being revised due to the Coronavirus. Check back  for updates on the new Hybrid CERT training  (in Beta Testing)

 For more information, contact the CERT Office at (510) 337-2129 or


Are you already a CERT graduate? Check out our our new graduate website where you will be able to find continuing education classes,  upcoming training exercises, and events. Find out what CERT district you live in and get involved!

Alameda CERT is a public program of the City of Alameda.  Your donation of money, equipment, or supplies to Alameda CERT may be tax deductible. Check with your personal tax adviser to be sure.   For more information about donating to Alameda CERT, please contact  Alameda CERT program coordinator Captain Sharon Oliver, telephone: 510-337-2131, email: