The CERT team is composed of community-minded volunteers who are interested in assisting the city and their neighbors before, during, and after a disaster. To become a CERT member, you must attend a city-funded 5-week CERT Academy.  CERT members are  trained by Coconut Creek's Fire Marshal's Office and the team consists of over 100 members.  Throughout the year, the CERT team assists the city with first-aid during city-run events.


Upcoming CERT Academy

The next Coconut Creek CERT academy will be held on the Tuesday nights  listed below. The academy will last five weeks and the classroom portion will be held at the Coconut Creek Recreation Complex. Class hours are from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM.


  • March 3
  • March 10
  • March 17
  • March 24
  • March 31

How do I join CERT?

Volunteers interested in CERT should complete the following PDF forms. Candidates can click here to fill out a form or could also send an email with "CERT Member" in the subject line. Please include your full name, address, subdivision and phone number.

Recent Coconut Creek CERT Events

Broward County ARES/RACES meeting 10/22/14

Home Depot Fire Safety Event 10/18/14

Congratulations CERT Academy 1402 Graduates - October 9, 2014

Recommended FEMA Training for Interested CERT Members

Anyone interested in CERT can take the independent study course offered by FEMA. The course is between six and eight hours and serves as an introduction to CERT. This course does not certify you to become a CERT volunteer.

Required FEMA Training for New CERT Members

    These classes need to be completed prior to the completion of the CERT course. The classes take approximately 2 hours and can be accessed through the following links:

    Coconut Creek CERT Truck


    CERT Refresher Courses

    CERT Training Classes


    Recreation Complex
    4455 Sol Press Boulevard
    Coconut Creek, FL 33073

    Contact Us

    Mailing Address
    Coconut Creek City Hall
    4800 West Copans Road
    Coconut Creek, FL 33063

    Physical Address
    Fire Station 94
    4555 Sol Press Boulevard
    Coconut Creek, FL 33073

    Fire Rescue Administration
    Non-emergency number:


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