Use this field operations guide for disaster assessment and response operations to reference information needed for CERT emergency response. The success of a CERT team depends on communication and coordination. This weatherproof field operations guide was developed in conjunction with CERT trainers and based directly on information from FEMA. This 96-page book compiles a comprehensive outline of important reference materials designed to help community emergency response teams refresh their skills when tensions are high. Additionally, the waterproof CERT manual will allow you to take notes that won't smudge or disappear, allowing for the most accurate account of the situation to remain preserved.