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Virginia Solar Energy Specialist joins York County CERT – Community Emergency Response Team

As a way to serve his community Pyramid Roofing’s, Nate Kona, joined the York Co. CERT (Community Emergency Response Team).  Nate was able to participate in the Advanced Medical Ops training exercise held on Saturday, May 14th. CERT responders are trained in search and rescue, triage, emergency medical treatment and other aspects of catastrophe incident command and resource management for the localities they are in.

CERT was developed to assist local law enforcement, fire and life safety divisions when they become overwhelmed or require assistance in disaster response. The program is free and offers specialized training that is a major benefit to the member and community.

Watch this video to learn more about CERTs