Webster County Emergency Management is taking registrations for the 2013 Community Emergency Response Team Academy. This year's CERT academy will be held every Thursday evening from May 16 through July 11 at the Elderbridge Agency on Aging Conference Center. The CERT program will offer training in several areas, including disaster preparedness, basic terrorism awareness, and fire safety. CERT Training Coordinator Ronald Vought says the program is useful for anyone because in the case of an emergency, it's not a matter of if, but when
There is no cost to attend the class. For more information or to register, contact Webster County EMA at 573-1403.