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Participants in the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program learned how to effectively put out small fires during training Oct. 25, 2014. (CERT photo)

The Arlington Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) is recruiting applicants for its spring class, which begins on April 16.

Participants learn to assist others during a major disaster. As part of the effort, they receive 30 hours of training.

There are no age or physical-ability limits on participants.

For information, see the Website at https://emergency.arlingtonva.us/get-involved/cert.

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