TEMA Membership


Join the Township Emergency Management Association and
Serve Your Township Better!


As a member of your township's emergency response team, wouldn’t you like to:

  • Stay on top of emergency management best practices?
  • Have technical advice at your fingertips?
  • Attend quality training designed just for you?
  • Network with peers and experts in the field?

Membership is open to:

  • township emergency management coordinators;
  • other public safety personnel, including police, fire, and EMS;
  • road and public works employees; and
  • anyone else who performs emergency management duties.

Membership options:

  • Full Membership – $125 per year*
  • Partial Membership – $50 per year
  • (* Each township must have at least one full membership before additional members may join at the full or partial membership level.)

Membership benefits :

Full-membership benefits include:

  • Subscriptions to:

– The Emergency Manager, the official quarterly newsletter of the Township Emergency Management Association
– The Pennsylvania Township News, PSATS’ award-winning monthly magazine
– The PSATS News Bulletin, a monthly newsletter that will keep you up to date on legislation and other breaking news affecting townships

  • Lower member rate to attend all PSATS training courses, including semi-annual seminars addressing current issues and topics of special interest to TEMA members
  • Online access to the Members Only content on the PSATS website
  • Free phone consultations with PSATS staff

Partial-membership benefits include:

  • Subscription to the Emergency Manager, the official quarterly newsletter of the Township Emergency Management Association
  • Lower member rate to attend all PSATS training courses, including semi-annual seminars addressing current issues and topics of special interest to TEMA members
  • Free phone consultations with PSATS staff