Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

The Lincoln County Emergency Management Agency has become part of a national network of CERT communities. The Emergency Management Agency has developed a program that is designed to help neighborhoods prepare for and respond after catastrophic disasters such as hurricanes, tornados, and other major emergencies.
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Lincoln County First Responders Program

The Lincoln County Volunteer First Responder Program began in March 2007 and currently has 35 members. The First Responders is under the oversight of the Directer of the Lincoln Medical Center EMS and Cheif of the Lincoln County Volunteer Fire Rescue. This group if first responders is called to a medical emergency to help the patient before the ambulance arrives.
Each member is required to take a sixty hour class and pass a test to receive a state and national registry license to practice in the state of Tennessee. Each member must also re-certify every two years in order to keep the license current.

Lincoln County DART Team

Lincoln County DART Team

Lincoln County also has Disaster Animal Response Team (DART). More information coming soon.

Lincoln County Dive Team

More information coming soon!

Lincoln County Amateur Radio Association

The Lincoln County Amateur Radio Association works closely LCEMA and has an active club. For more information visit their website at: http://www.lincolncountytn.com/lcara/index.html