USF CERT NEWS

July 18, 2017

Eva!

Eva who?

Evacuation Zones!

This year, Hillsborough County's evacuation zones were updated, with over 150,000 residents living in one of the 5 evacuation zones. Anyone residing in an evacuation zone is vulnerable to storm surge from 4 to over...

June 5, 2017

On June 4th, 2017, Hillsborough County Fire Rescue hosted the 2017 Hurricane Expo at Westshore Plaza mall. Prior to this event, USF CERT members assisted the county with putting together over 500 hurricane supply kits on Friday, June 3rd. Thes...

March 28, 2017

Recent Events and News

Recent Events

Preparedness On The Lawn, February 12th: Article

Homeless Count, February 23rd: Article

ADLS Exercise, February 25th: Article

2 New CERT Classes: February: Article

Salvation Army Training Video, March 8th &...

March 9, 2017

This week, USF CERT volunteers assisted the Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services in the development of their training materials. The team volunteered over the course of two days, playing roles in an Incident Command Team training video,...

March 5, 2017

We would like to warmly welcome our new members to the USF CERT Family! So far this Spring, we have had two groups go through our CERT training program. We are very excited to have these new members who are as passionate about disaster safety...

February 25, 2017

USF CERT volunteered as victims for a USF Health Advanced Disaster Life Support (ADLS) mass casualty exercise, which is a class of students training to respond to disasters, much like CERT, but with a higher emphasis on victim treatment.

The sc...

February 14, 2017

Every semester, USF CERT, USF Disaster and Humanitarian Relief Student Collaborative (DAHR-SC), and USF's University Emergency Medical Student Association (UEMSA) partner to bring Preparedness On The Lawn to the Marshall Student Center lawn th...