To provide professional engineering support to the SC
TAG, the SCSG, other state and local government
agencies, and civil relief organizations in preparation for
and following a disaster.
Active Component: 25 members that
regularly participate in State Guard functions
and provide the necessary leadership and
coordination to the Reserve Component.
150 organized volunteers who will be available
to respond to post-disaster call-outs, but who
are unable to participate in monthly State
(a) Evaluating Emergency Shelters for adequacy
(structural and mechanical).
(b) Assessing critical infrastructure (documenting
points of weakness).
(a) Initial Damage Surveys: rapidly conducting impact
assessments to identify, quantify, and provide for
immediate emergency needs.
(b) Assessing safety or disaster sites.
(a) Conducting detailed damage assessments to
determine the need for supplemental State, Federal,
and other forms of outside assistance.
(b) Identifying post-disaster hazard mitigation
strategies and activities to reduce the risk and
magnitude of future disaster impacts.
(a) Conducting facility assessments for SCMD.
(b) Preparing project packages for SCMD
(c) Coordinating with county EMDs.