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Green Valley CERT graduates seven local residents

Among the students who successfully completed the CERT basic course were (front row, left to right) Quail Creek residents Hayes Galitski, Jack Cruikshank, Brian Kahn, (back row) Louise Keane, Bill Roskey, Judy Sypkens, and Steve Conklin. Photo by John McGee.

John McGee Seven students successfully completed the 20-hour Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Course on Oct. 19. The CERT program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations. The…