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About Bill Merritt


Bill Merritt has over three decades of emergency response support

Bill’s early experience in firefighting and as an emergency medical responder has inspired him to pursue his passion of teaching and training in emergency preparedness. Bill created this company in 1998 and has been able to expand from CPR/First aid Training to Emergency Preparedness Training, to BBP (Blood Born Pathogen) Training, Fire Extinguisher Training and AED (automated external defibrillation) training, sales and disposable supplies. The expansion of Merit Emergency has added a team of trainers from various specialties in the medical field that has allowed Merit to become a holistic leader in emergency education in the northwest region. Bill is also a Co-Founder and board member/Instructor of Issaquah Citizens Corps Council ICC, a nonprofit community of volunteers who help build awareness, educate, prepare and provide active participation during times of crisis.