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


  1. Fire-Rescue & Emergency Management

    Physical Address
    100 Baner Lane
    Buena Vista, VA 24416

    Phone: 540-572-4213
    Fax: 540-264-0129

  2. Nathan Ramsey

    Fire-Rescue Chief

  3. Kevin Moore

    Fire-Rescue Deputy Chief

  4. Thomas Andrews

    Fire-Rescue Captain

  5. Courtney Freeland

    Administrative Specialist