Full-scale emergency training at Casper College Saturday

(Dan Cepeda, Oil City)

CASPER, Wyo. — A “full-scale emergency training” exercise will be held from 9 am to about 2 pm Saturday, Sept. 7 at Casper College.

“The exercise will take place in and around Liesinger Hall,” the college said. “Access to Liesinger Hall and the immediate area surrounding the building will not be possible during the training exercise.

People are asked to avoid the area during the training.

Article continues below...

“The training exercise will involve police, fire, medical, and college personnel that will simulate an actual emergency event on campus,” they said. “This is a training event and not an actual emergency.”

The training will simulate a a real event and a mock press conference will be held following the exercise.

The Natrona County Emergency Management office and the Public Safety Communications Center, the Casper and Mills Police Departments, the Casper Fire-EMS Department and the Natrona County Sheriff’s Office are coordinating the training.

“If you have any questions about the training exercise, please contact NCEMA at 235-9205,” the announcement adds.