Starting a CERT Program

Step 2: Identifying Resources

Funding a CERT Program


How much funding is required to start and maintain a CERT program? The answer to that question will be determined by your CERT plan and will be based on factors, such as:

After you have answered these and other questions that you may have about the cost factors involved for your CERT program, you will need to develop a budget and determine the best approach to funding your program.

The job aid, Funding Your CERT Program, will help you determine what your costs are. After determining total and per-student costs, your next step is to obtain the funding necessary for the program.