Community Emergency Response Team

What is CERT?

CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) is a national organization dedicated to aiding emergency services personnel during situations such as natural disasters wherein the fire and police crews are overwhelmed. Each community has a different CERT team. BBV-CERT (Big Bear Valley Community Emergency Response Team) is the CERT team serving the Big Bear Valley.

The Big Bear Community Emergency Response Team is a non-profit organization supported by the generosity of community fundraising and donations. Please support your local CERT!

Events, Training, Preparedness & More!

Latest BBV-CERT News

Big Bear Valley CERT

Meeting Minutes – September 2022

Download here BBV-CERT General Meeting Minutes Big Bear Lake Fire Department September 26, 2022 Present: Susan Elliott (On-line) Nancy Karlson David Rohrdanz Ed Stanik Maria and Jim Smith Chris Carson …

Big Bear Valley CERT

Meeting Minutes – August 2022

Click here to download PDF. BBV-CERT General Meeting Minutes Big Bear Lake Fire Department August 22, 2022   Present:               Susan Elliott                                                                       Nancy Karlson Dede Hermon                                                                    …

Big Bear Valley CERT

Meeting Minutes – July 2022

Click here to download BBV-CERT General Meeting Minutes Big Bear Lake Fire Department July 25, 2022   Present:               Susan Elliott                       Y                                              Nancy Karlson                    Y Dede Hermon                    …