New Milford Community Emergency Response Team will hold a 20-hour basic training course April 17-29.

The free classes are open to residents ages 18 and older who are interested in emergency preparedness and the desire to give back to the community.

For more information and registration, call Larry Gunerman at 203-788-5670 by April 9.

More information about CERT can be found at www.newmilfordcert.org and on Facebook.