PulsePoint Mobile Phone App

PulsePoint empowers everyday citizens to provide life‐saving assistance to victims of sudden cardiac arrest.

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National Night Out

National Night Out is a nationwide event designed to build strong community partnerships that promote safe neighborhoods. 

This years event will take place the evening of Tuesday, August 2, 2016 in various locations thoughout the Nation. 

Santa Clara County Fire Department (County Fire) will be partnering with local law enforcement agencies to participate in events and visit with neighbors. 

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CERT Community Emergency Response Team

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates participants about emergency preparedness and provides basic disaster response training to assist others when first responders might not be immediately available to help. Some of the trainings include learning first aid, using a fire extinguisher, and organizing resources.

Santa Clara County Fire Department encourages you to participate become a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) member. 


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Summer Safety Tips

While you enjoy some fun in the sun, Santa Clara County Fire Department reminds you to keep some safety tips in mind.

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Joint Public Safety Career Day

Santa Clara County Fire Department and Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a Joint Public Safety Career Day on October 15, 2016. 

This free event is open to residents interested in a career in law enforcement or the fire service.

Attendees will participate in law enforcement workshops that include a foot pursuit obstacle course, physical agility practice, and 165 lb. dummy drag. 

Fire service workshops will give attendees the understanding of what it is like to use the ”Jaws of Life”, climb a 75-foot ladder truck, and extend a hose line into a smoke filled structure. 

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CERT/PEP Classes

Taking CERT training is easy, fun and a great way for your business or neighborhood to strengthen working and personal relationships that will be vital in responding to an emergency.

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Medication Disposal

Santa Clara County Unwanted Medication Drop-Off Program offers residents a convenient and environmentally-friendly alternative to flushing or throwing away pills, expired medications, medicinal liquids, controlled substances or illegal drugs.

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211 Community Service

Santa Clara County 2-1-1 is a free, confidential, non-emergency information and referral service that operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, in English, Spanish, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Mandarin, and 140 other languages.

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AlertSCC is a powerful mass notification system that will be used to send emergency information and instructions to anyone who lives or works in Santa Clara County.

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PulsePoint is an App now available to residents of Santa Clara County that alerts CPR-trained bystanders to someone nearby having a sudden cardiac arrest that may require CPR.

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Internationally Accredited Agency

Accreditation is a comprehensive self-assessment and evaluation model that enables organizations to examine past, current, and future service levels and internal performance and compare them to industry best practices.
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