Volunteers Needed for CERT Exercise
Posted at 11:30 a.m.
The exercise is on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 7 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Lorton training site, located at the former Lorton Juvenile Detention Center in Lorton. The exercise is perfect for drama classes, students needing community service hours, retired persons, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts and anyone interested in disasters.
Victim actors must:
- Be 16 years of age or older.
- Wear closed-toe shoes (no flip-flops, Crocs, sandals, etc.).
- Dress in clothes appropriate for the weather and that you don’t mind messing up with fake blood, etc.
- Sign a waiver.
CERT will provide simulated wound makeup and give you symptoms to role-play during the exercise. And when the exercise is over, they’ll also feed you lunch.
To volunteer for the Nov. 15 exercise, email firstname.lastname@example.org.