Category Archives: Community Resources

FREE Get Ready Disaster Preparedness Class

A major disaster can happen at any time. Do you know what to do? SMFD staff will teach you how to prepare yourself, your family, home and workplace for a disaster. You will be given information that will allow you to help after a disaster.

Tuesday, February 27th
6:30 pm
 – 8:30 pm
Senior Center

Register Online:
Class #142025



FREE Community Emergency Response Team Training (CERT) – Registration Open

Here is your opportunity to become a trained member of “CERT”, the City of San Mateo’s Community Emergency Response Team. Participants in this 25-hour series of classes will learn how to develop neighborhood teams while cross-trained in basic emergency skills.

Classes are held at the San Mateo Senior Center (2645 Alameda de las Pulgas) on Wednesdays from 6:15 to 8:45pm (January 31st – March 14th). Skills Development & Mock Earthquake Exercise will be held on the Saturday, March 17th , 2018, 9:00am to 4:00 pm at Fire Station 23.

Registration opens November 30th (Course # 142026-A1)