CERT to hold October classes

The New Milford Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will offer October classes for the CERT program.

The classes and information are intended to help participants in the event of a disaster.

The course is open to anyone in the state. A manual will be provided free of charge sponsored by FEMA and Connecticut's Homeland Security office.

Upon completion of the course, participants will be eligible to become a member of the New Milford CERT.

Classes will be held every Monday and Tuesday in October from 7 to 9:30 p.m.

Pre-registration is required. For more information and regstriation, call Karen Mangin at 203-648-5540 or Al Tani (203-223-9840). To learn more about CERT, visit www.newmilfordcert.org.