South Dakota Fire Academies

Due to South Dakota's history of tornado disasters, both the South Dakota Fire Marshal Office and the Sioux Falls Fire Training Center specialize in CERT training to prepare the more than 1000 firefighters to be prepared to respond and cope with the aftermath of a disaster. Community Emergency Response Teams are about readiness, people helping people, rescuer safety, and doing the greatest good for the greatest number. CERT is a positive and realistic approach to emergency disaster situations.



Fire Academy NameAddressPhone
South Dakota Fire Marshal Office 118 West Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501
605.773.3562
Sioux Falls Fire Training Center 2820 S Minnesota Ave
Souix Falls, SD 57105
605.367.7271


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