PEP

Personal Emergency Preparedness (PEP)

The Personal Emergency Preparedness (PEP) class is specifically designed to help residents prepare for a disaster and to take care of themselves and their families before, during and after a disaster.

NOTE: Attending a PEP class is a pre-requisite to register for the CERT training.


The City of Fremont’s Fire Department FREE Personal Emergency Preparedness class is specifically designed to help residents prepare for a disaster and to take care of themselves and their families before, during and after a disaster.

This is a one-time 3 hour class in which you will learn:

Earthquake and disaster awareness
Gas, electric, & water shut off
Hazardous material awareness
Fire extinguisher types
Smoke detector placement
Sheltering in-place

Class Timing: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Class Location: Fremont Fire Administration Building at 3300 Capitol Avenue (behind building) [map]
Class Dates:

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020
Thursday, March 19th, 2020
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
Wednesday, July 16th, 2020
Monday, October 12th, 2020
Monday, November 12th, 2020

Class Timing: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Hands-On at 12:30PM Till Complete)
Class Location: Fremont Fire Training Tower, 7200  Stevenson Blvd., (West end) [map]
Class Dates:

Saturday, May 9th, 2020 – Hands on after class
Saturday, August 15th, 2020 – Hands on after class

Class Registration: Everyone can attend any one of these classes that suits their schedule.  Register on-line (below) or call 510-494-4244 or email FirePubEd@fremont.gov.

For group registrations or to schedule a group PEP class at your location, please contact Pat Polehla, PEP/Public Education, Fremont Fire Dept., at (510)494-4244.


2020 PEP Class Registration
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For questions about the training programs, please call (510)494-4244 or click here send us your request online.