The next Barrow County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training session begins in September. CERT training provides participants with valuable skills to assist their family and community in the event of a natural or man-made disaster.

CERT classes include training in medical triage, small fire control, search and rescue and safety issues. Classes are free.

To register or for more information, contact Mike Wilson at 770-868-0548 or e-mail

More information is also available at the Barrow County CERT website at

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