South Carolina Emergency
Response Task Force

Protect. Prevent. Train. Respond.

What is South Carolina Emergency Response Task Force?

SCERTF is a state resource governed by the Firefighter Mobilization Oversight Committee.

It is located on the campus of South Carolina State Fire in Columbia, SC as part of the Division of Fire and Life Safety under Labor, Licensing, and Regulation (LRR).

SCERTF is capable of responding to any location within the state. This team will normally function within the existing incident command system established in a jurisdiction as an operational incident support function. The team is also available for response to jurisdictions outside the state as part of EMAC.