Teton County Wyoming

Emergency Management


HAZARDOUS WEATHER


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Phone: (307) 733-9572
Fax: (307) 732-5799

Teton County Emergency Operations Center
3240 S Adams Canyon Dr
Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm

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CERT

 

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What is CERT?

 

CERT stands for Community Emergency Response Team. These are fellow citizens who have taken the time to go through a 24 hour course that teaches both disaster concepts and hands-on response skills. Topics covered include:

  • Small fire suppression
  • Light search and rescue
  • Light extrication
  • Basic disaster psychology
  • Basic first aid
  • Basic triage
  • and more

You can learn more about the CERT program nationally here. You can also review the CERT class material online, as an independent study course, available here. Be advised: completing the online course does not certify you to be a CERT member. You must go through the classroom instruction in order to be on a CERT team, but the online course will give you a great foundation on which to learn.

If you would be interested in participating in a CERT class, or feel that you have a group or organization that would be interested in helping their community during a disaster, contact Emergency Management Coordinator Rich Ochs for more information.

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Local Organizations!
Do you have a group that would be interested in hearing about preparing for and responding to disasters in Teton County? Emergency Management conducts informative presentations for local organizations.

Email us or call 733-9572 for more information or to set up an appointment.

Ask the County
Is Teton County Emergency Management on Twitter?

Yes, we are and we try to update at least daily. Our username is tetonwyo_em. We will post about daily events in our office so you can have a sense of what we do to help prepare Teton County for disasters. We will also use ...

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