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)    [show map]
Class Dates: (everyone can attend any one of these classes that suits their schedule)
Wednesday, Jamuary 22nd, 2020
Thursday, March 19th, 2020
Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
Wednesday, July 16th, 2020
Monday, October 12th, 2020
Monday, November 12th, 2020

Additionally, following are special classes that include hands-on session

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)    [show map]
Class Dates: (everyone can attend any one of these classes that suits their schedule)
Saturday, May 9th, 2019 – Hands on after class
Saturday, August 15th, 2019 – Hands on after class

Class Registration: Register for class on-line (below). You may also call 510-494-4244 or email FirePubEd@fremont.gov.

PS: 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.