Sachse Citizens, are you a CERT member?

Do you know what is meant by "72-hours"?

If not, ask a Sachse CERT member.


Sachse Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is a group of citizens, organized as a neighborhood-based team that receives special training to enhance their ability to recognize, respond to, and recover from a major emergency or disaster situation.  Teams are trained by professional responders in areas that will help take care of themselves and others before, during and after a major emergency.


CERT Activities

Sat Oct 19 @ 5:00PM - 08:30PM
Pumpkin Prowl
Sat Oct 26 @ 7:00AM - 06:00PM
Fall Fest
Mon Nov 11 @ 7:00PM - 08:30PM
Monthly Training
Wed Dec 04 @ 5:00PM - 08:00PM
Christmas Extravaganza
Sat Dec 07 @ 7:00AM - 01:00PM
Pancakes with Santa
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