Community Risk Reduction (CRR) Awareness

This 4 hour class will introduce students to CRR as a way to create safer communities. It demonstrates the basic elements in current local CRR practices. The class provides an understanding and motivation for implementing CRR locally. It will introduce students to how community risk evaluation can aid in focusing public education, plan review, code enforcement and investigation efforts. Presentations of existing Wyoming and South Dakota programs will be delivered by:

Justin Smith –Prevention Captain/Officer, Casper Fire/EMS Department

Chris Kocher – Fire Chief, Worland Fire Department

Bradley Carroll –Public Educator/Fire Inspector, Wyoming State Fire Marshal’s Office

Byron Mathews – Division Chief of Fire Prevention, Cheyenne Fire & Rescue

Monica Colby – Fire & Life Specialist, Rapid City Fire Department

Dan Johnson – Fire Chief, Laramie Fire Department

Kathy Clay - Fire Marshal, Town of Jackson and Teton county