The curriculum used is based off of the Spanish-language Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) curriculum, which is a 8-week program. Listos extracts the concepts of CERT that are most critical for emergency situations and condenses them into a 4-week discussion series.

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The topics covered are as follows:

  • Identifying Vulnerabilities
  • Fire Extinguisher Use
  • Important Document Back-Up
  • Disaster Supply Kits
  • Utilities Shut-Off
  • Creating Reunification and Communication Plans
  • Triage
  • Disaster Medicine
  • Team Organization
  • Disaster Psychology