Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Mission Statement


Rockbridge CERT will function as an extension of the Rockbridge County Fire, EMS, and Emergency Management Department, as trained members of the community serving as a resource for manpower or logistic services for the area local first respondents of police, fire, and rescue during actual occurrences of emergencies and to offer businesses, organizations, neighborhoods, and families’ opportunities for education in disaster preparedness.

If you are interested in joining CERT please email cert@rockbridgecountyva.gov or contact Chief Ramsey at 540-572-4213.

Agendas and Minutes


Agendas are available prior to meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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Additional Documents

Cert Class


Contact Us

  1. 100 Baner Lane
    Buena Vista Virginia 24416
    Ph: 540-572-4213
    Fx: 540-264-0129



    Nathan Ramsey


    Chief of Fire & Rescue


    nramsey@rockbridgecountyva.gov

    Kevin Moore


    Captain of Fire-Rescue


    kmoore@rockbridgecountyva.gov

    Thomas Andrews 


    Training Lieutenant


    tandrews@rockbridgecountyva.gov

    Courtney Freeland


    Administrative Assistant 


    cfreeland@rockbridgecountyva.gov


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