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2008 Holiday Party

GT CERT recently held their annual Holiday party for 2008.  Members brought their favorite dishes and gathered to share a nice meal and talk about the GT CERT program.  GT CERT board members Bonnie Godwin and Brian Pisaneschi  were co-recipients of the “Don Nevins Memorial GTCERT Volunteer of the Year”. 

2008 Holiday Party Link
Fire Station #4 Open House

Fire Station #4 Open House

GT CERT participated at the open house held at Tampa Fire Rescue Station # 4 on Saturday, December 6th.  CERT members passed out flyers and answered questions about the program.  Special thanks to Hugh Holton, Allison Livingston and David Denson for helping out.

Volunteer Reception Refresher

GT CERT recently conducted Volunteer Reception Center training at the Tampa Fire Rescue Training Center. The Volunteer Reception Center is a concept to be utilized following a disaster in order to organize spontaneous volunteers who will want to respond. find more info on news and notices

Volunteer Reception Refresher PhotoGallery Link
link to foxtrot graduation photo gallery

2008 Foxtrot Graduation

Another graduation means even more CERT volunteers available to help in the event of an emergency.  Come see your fellow members here.

2008 Rappelling Exercise

You want me to let go of what?? I don't think so, it's a long way down there!  Actually many brave volunteers took the leap and rappelled from the fire training tower at October's training meeting.  See all the fun here.

Rappelling Image
2008 Annual Meeting

2008 Annual Meeting

Held at the beautiful Firefighters Museum, CERT volunteers came out in full force to meet their fellow team members and make plans for assisting in an emergency. A little rain won't keep us down!

2008 Mass Casualty Exercise

Eleven GT CERT Members participated as safety observers at this year's Mass Casualty Exercise held at Tampa International Airport.  Watch them at work and make plans to attend next year!

2008 Mass Casualty Volunteers
Alpha 2008 Photo Gallery Link

Alpha Class of 2008

They may not be ruby slippers, but our Alpha Class of 2008 now has the training and expertise to find this "victim" and provide first aid.  Congratulations to our newest team members!

Gasparilla 2008

CERT volunteers enjoyed a beautiful day and a fabulous parade while assisting with communications.

Gasparilla Photo
January Photo Gallery

January 2008 Exercise

Wow!  Is being a CERT volunteer this hard?  Nah!  That's just a pretend "victim", so we can keep our skills up to date!

Holiday Party 2007

The old year went out with a bang! Couldn't make the holiday party? Enjoy the photos here!

Holiday Party Image
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