PEP

When disaster strikes, it may be days before emergency medical, police and fire arrive in your neighborhood. The purpose of this class is to inform and prepare individuals to be self-sufficient for days after an area wide emergency. This class will assist individuals and families to plan and be prepared in event of an emergency or disaster. 

Topics include:

  • Bay Area Risks and Emergency Procedures
    -Responding to disasters
    -Impacts to infrastructure and communities
  • Be Ready for Disasters
    -Make a Plan
    -Get a Kit
    -Stay Informed
  • Fire Safety
    -Home fire safety
    -Smoke alarms/CO alarms
    -Home escape planning
    -Fire Extinguisher information & safety precautions
  • Household Hazardous Materials
    -Identifying and disposing of household hazardous materials
  • Recognizing and Treating Life Threatening Conditions
    -Obstructed airway
    -Chest compressions (Hands Only CPR)
    -Control bleeding

FREE 3 hour class

2020 PEP Class Schedule
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  • January 11 - Saturday, 9:00 - 12:00pm • Campbell
  • February 5 - Wednesday, 6:00 - 9:00pm • Los Altos Hills
  • March 12 - Thursday, 6:00 - 9:00pm • Cupertino (CANCELED due to COVID-19) 
  • April 2 - Thursday, 6:00 - 9:00pm • Saratoga (CANCELED due to COVID-19)
  • May 9 - Saturday, 9:00 - 12:00pm • Los Altos (CANCELED due to COVID-19)
  • June 9 - Tuesday, 6:00 - 9:00pm • Los Gatos/Monte Sereno (CANCELED due to COVID-19)
  • July 1 - Wednesday, 4:00 - 7:00pm • Cupertino (CANCELED due to COVID-19)
  • August 25 - Tuesday, 4:00 - 7:00pm • Saratoga (CANCELED due to COVID-19)
  • September 16 - Wednesday, 6:00 - 7:30pm • Campbell (NOW Be Ready: Be Prepared ONLINE Course)
  • October 21 - Wednesday, 6:00 - 7:30pm • LG/MS  (NOW Be Ready: Be Prepared ONLINE Course)
  • November 4 - Wednesday, 10:00 - 11:30am • Cupertino  (NOW Be Ready: Be Prepared ONLINE Course)
  • December 3 - Thursday, 6:00 - 7:30pm • Los Altos  (NOW Be Ready: Be Prepared ONLINE Course)

Follow Santa Clara County Fire Department on Eventbrite to stay informed about upcoming safety classes and community events: www.sccfd.eventbrite.com

Questions: 
(408) 378-4010 or communityoutreach@sccfd.org

 For additional resources and information, visit the Home Preparedness Planning page. 

Updated 10/14/20