Show/Hide
Sign up HERE to register for emergency alerts from the City of Palm Springs! You'll receive everything from street closures to weather related incidents

Welcome Palm Springs residents! This page contains various types of upcoming training and volunteer opportunities throughout the valley to help us be a more prepared community.

* Amateur / Ham Radio Operator classes available in Cathedral City January 8, 15, 22, 29 and February 5, 12, 19, 26. Cost will be under $30 including book and exam. Contact Maureen (K6BSC) or Stormy (KF6BM) at (760) 861-9778 or by e-mail.

* Cultural Humility in Disasters: February 5 from 10AM-4PM. Improve your capacity to assist others in a disaster with a focus on diversity. Training will be at the Palm Springs Fire Training Center. Seating is limited to 60 participants. Register HERE!

* CERT 20 hour certification course February 7-9 at the Palm Springs Fire Training Center. For more details, please click on the CERT link on the left. There are only 2 seats left.

* CERT 20 hour certification course February 21-23 at Mountain Vista Golf Clubhouse in Palm Desert. For more information, click HERE.

* Earthquake preparedness training - "Secrets to survive the big one." February 26 from 530PM to 7PM. Free seminar with champagne reception at the Rancho Mirage Library. For more information or details, call (760) 341-7323.

* CERT 20 hour certification course February 28 - March 1 at the Indian Wells City Hall. For more information, click HERE.

* CERT 20 hour certification course March 6&7 at the City of Indio Emergency Operations Center. For more information, click HERE.

 

Any questions, please email us at cert@palmspringsca.gov or contact us at

Office: (760) 323-8181

 Monday through Thursday

8:00am to 12:00pm / 1:00pm to 6:00pm.

Thank you for taking the time to help better prepare yourself and your Community.

 

 

 
Updated 1/13/2020