The ACT volunteer works under the direction of emergency management staff to provide adjunct communications capabilities to the Emergency Management Operations Center and/or any disaster response organization. ACT volunteers may be assigned other responsibilities during disaster situations.
In addition to meeting all the requirements on the Volunteer Opportunities Homepage, additional requirements have been established for all ACT volunteers.
To remain an authorized volunteer, each ACT volunteer must complete the following annually:
Every two years, all authorized volunteers must complete the Douglas County Harassment Free Workplace Training as provided by the Assistant County Administrator. This training will be scheduled by Douglas County Emergency Management.
Volunteers are also encouraged to participate in special events and/or additional trainings sponsored or offered by DCEM.
All ACT meetings, unless otherwise stated, will be held at: