are interested in becoming a member with the California Disaster Corps. We want to
make the registration process as minimal as possible for all applicants.
time, only government affiliated Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
volunteers located within the Riverside County Operational Area are eligible for
candidacy. To participate in the program, the CERT Program Manager in which you
are a member, must nominate you as a candidate for the California Disaster
Corps. If you have taken CERT training with Riverside County Fire Department and
are not associated with a local CERT program, then Office of Emergency Services
would be your local CERT Program. Included in this packet you will find the
forms required to complete your membership application.
volunteer nomination packet must be completed and submitted timely after
nomination. Below is a checklist of items that you must complete in order to be
considered as a potential candidate of the California Disaster Corps:
2. Copy of
completion of the requested items, submit the original application and a copy of
CERT Certificate email or mail to the following:
Riverside Fire Department, Office of Emergency Services
Disaster Corps Program
Street, Basement Room 8
Once received, the Volunteer Services Program Manager over the CERT Program along
with other OES staff will evaluate each application and identify potential
candidates for nomination into the California Disaster Corps.