Our CERT-SA Team

Our Management Team

Ruan Heyns
Director & Chief Executive Officer
Hermann De Vries
Director & Chief Operations officer
Estelle Botes

Our Fleet


Our medical rescue unit responds to many different kinds of emergency situations and can render lifesaving emergency medical and rescue services. This unit is capable of providing emergency medical care, basic rescue intervention, scene safety & management, animal rescue and medical support, Helicopter landing preparation and safety, Firefighting support and general emergency scene support, coordination and safeguarding.

Community Safety

The CERT Community Safety unit responds to emergency scenes such as accidents, structural fires, and other major incidents. This unit is capable to providing intermediate medical care to patients as and when needed, safeguard, coordinate and manage emergency scenes, provide rescue and fire fighting support to various kinds of emergency situation, and provide primary fire intervention during structural or other types of fires.

Our Community Safety unit also plays an important role in education our community and our youth in fire prevention and fire emergency management. Visiting schools and teaching children how to act in the event of a fire and what to do and not to do.

Junior Patrol

This Unit provides happiness and joy to children at social fundraising events. Our CERT junior patrol, has two major functions:

Number 1: Provide happiness and joy to children and hopefully recruit potential future firefighters and medics.

Number2: Raising some funds for the CERT Medical Rescue and Fire truck to be able to help save lives.