Calendar/Upcoming Events

This calendar contains Coastside CERT and other local emergency preparedness events.

February 2020


Sunday, February 23, 2020 1:30-3:00pm: EG CERT Cafe. We invite you to join us for coffee and conversation as we get to know each better. Please RSVP here if you’d like to join us. Location: The Press Cafe, El Granada

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Saturday, March 7th, 2020, 10-11am: Frenchman's Creek Emergency Preparedness Training. This training happens on the first Saturday of each month at Frenchman's Creek Park. Bring your own chair! This session's topic is Communication - Walkie-Talkies and Amateur (Ham) Radio: Communications Plan for FC Prepared. All Coastside residents welcome!

Monday, March 9th, 2020, 7pm: El Granada Neighborhood CERT Meeting. Come join your neighbors to discuss emergency preparedness in El Granada at the Harbor Vista Building, 510 Avenue Alhambra, 3rd Floor. For more information please contact egprepared@gmail.com

March 2020

Spring CERT Basic Training. Join us for free emergency preparedness training led by our local Fire Battalion Chief David Cosgrave. You have two options:

  • Option 1: Wednesday + Saturdays
    • Day 1 Wednesday, March 4 6-9pm
    • Day 2 Saturday, March 7 9am-5pm
    • Day 3 Saturday, March 14 9am-5pm

OR

  • Option 2: Wednesday + Sundays
    • Day 1 Wednesday, March 4 6-9pm
    • Day 2 Sunday, March 8 9am-5pm
    • Day 3 Sunday, March 15 9am-5pm

Read the details and understand the prerequisites.

April 2020

Saturday, April 25, 2020, 9am-12 noon: Miramar Emergency Preparedness Event. Come join your neighbors to discuss emergency preparedness at the vacant field between 480 Alameda and 241 Mirada across from state park parking lot.

July 2020

Summer CERT Basic Training. Join us for free emergency preparedness training led by our local Fire Battalion Chief David Cosgrave. Summer CERT is our most concentrated basic training course - Graduate within 5 days!

    • Day 1 Wednesday, July 15 6-9pm
    • Day 2 Saturday, July 18 9am-5pm
    • Day 3 Sunday, July 19 9am-5pm

Read the details and understand the prerequisites.

September 2020

Fall CERT Basic Training. Join us for free emergency preparedness training led by our local Fire Battalion Chief David Cosgrave. You have two options:

  • Option 1: Wednesday + Saturdays
    • Day 1 Wednesday, September 16 6-9pm
    • Day 2 Saturday, September 19 9am-5pm
    • Day 3 Saturday, September 26 9am-5pm

OR

  • Option 2: Wednesday + Sundays
    • Day 1 Wednesday, September 16 6-9pm
    • Day 2 Sunday, September 20 9am-5pm
    • Day 3 Sunday, September 27 9am-5pm

Read the details and understand the prerequisites.


October 2020

Thursday, October 15th, 2020 The Great California ShakeOut - Get Ready to ShakeOut!

Millions of people worldwide will practice how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On on October 15* during Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills. 2020 is the 13th ShakeOut, which began in southern California in 2008. Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes– wherever you live, work, or travel.

www.shakeout.org