Volunteer opportunity description

The Jersey City Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security will be offering free training to new volunteers on weeknights and weekends. All training and supplies are free and your own Personal Protective Equipment will be awarded at the completion of the course. Contact us at cert@njjcps.org for a registration form and additional information. The next classes are scheduled for:

Tuesday, March 26:  6:00 - 8:00pm

Wednesday, 27: 6:00 - 8:00pm

Saturday, March 30 9:00am - 2:00pm

Tuesday, April 9 6:00 - 8:00pm

Wednesday, April 10 6:00 - 8:00pm

Saturday, April 13  9:00am - 2:00pm

All six classes must be attended to be considered a volunteer.


The only requirement to join is a desire to assist your community in times of need, during emergencies and non-emergencies alike. However, the candidate's name will be submitted for a criminal background check before being accepted to the team. 

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers who are free at these times


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About the organization

Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T)

Paul Soriero
C.E.R.T. Coordinator
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