As a trained CERT with recognized skills, you have the special opportunity to serve as a Medical Volunteer.
If you're over 18, have completed the CERT training, have a current CPR/AED card, and are trained in basic First Aid, you're eligible to be a Medical Volunteer. (If not, don't worry -- you can still be a general volunteer.)
We're working hard to make sure CERTs who need CPR/AED and First Aid training will be able to get it before the Games. The next available classes are:
- National Safety Council First Aid for CERT Members: April 15, 2015, 7pm-11pm at the Greater Springfield Volunteer Fire Department.
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