Upper West Side CERT

Category Archives: Meetings

UWSCERT Brushes Up on CPR/AED

Upper West Side CERT’s team meeting this past Monday was an especially productive one, thanks to the capable instruction of the New York Fire Department’s EMT David Weissman and EMT Mike Koenke, who brought the group up to speed on administering CPR/AED.

CERT and the Haiti Relief Effort Presentation a Success

Despite an unrelenting rain that lasted pretty much all day, we had a nice turnout at the American Museum of Natural History, which hosted our reception and presentation on CERT’s role in the Haiti relief effort.

An UWS CERT Summer Gathering at the American Museum of Natural History

Upper West Side CERT will hold a networking reception, followed by a special presentation about CERT’s involvement in the Haiti Relief Effort, at the American Museum of Natural History, on Wednesday, June 9, 2010, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Rescue Bag 101

The UWS CERT team is now developing a list of recommended personal safety items for the rescue bag, and using this Web site’s Are You Ready? page, which lists recommended items for the Go Bag, as a resource.