Garden Grove Community Emergency Response Team

MISSION STATEMENT: The purpose of Garden Grove CERT is two-fold:
  1. To provide Basic Emergency Preparedness Training to people who live and/or work in the City of Garden Grove, CA.
  2. Develop a cadre of trained and willing volunteers to aid Garden Grove's Professional Emergency Responders in the event of a declared emergency.
Our motto is: "Neighbors Helping Neighbors," and we believe in proving you the training and tools to help yourself, your family and your community.

About Garden Grove CERT

The Garden Grove Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is a volunteer organization within The Garden Grove Fire Department.

The Purpose of Garden Grove CERT:

To instruct workers and residents of Garden Grove how to prepare for, respond to, and recover from a disaster.

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Garden Grove CERT Events

Mark your calendars! This is a tentative schedule. CERT Members will be notified of changes. We look forward to seeing everyone at the events.

"See Something, Say Something"

Be aware of your surroundings and report suspicious activities.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has launched a national campaign to raise public awareness of indicators of terrorism and violent crime, and to emphasize the importance of reporting suspicious activity to the proper authorities.

The Department of Homeland Security site with Video (10 minutes)

Los Angeles Police Department Video
(6 minutes)

Become a CERT Member

To become a Member you must complete CERT training:

  1. Print and fill out the CERT application.
  2. Mail to the address on the application. You will be contacted about the next scheduled CERT training.

To contact Garden Grove CERT:  
Phone: (714) 563-3917