Thank you for your interest in joining New Jersey Task Force 1
The information on this page will guide you through the requirements and application process.
GENERAL TEAM REQUIREMENTS:
Members are required to attend a minimum of 40 hours of training every 12 months, calculated on a calendar year.
Members must also commit to a minimum of 20 hours of service time every 12 months, calculated on a calendar year. Service time is NJ-TF1 support that does not occur on a regular training day.
Attendance at various specific training days is required.
Mandatory attendance at the annual team meeting which is always held on the 2nd Saturday in February.
Members must attend a 3-day mobilization exercise at least once every three years.
Members MUST be available to be deployed for up to 21 days.
Step 1: Review the FEMA General Requirements. Training items #2 (IS courses) and # 5 (CPR) must be completed prior to applying.
Step 2: Review the FEMA Position Description for the position for which you wish to apply for.
Step 3: Obtain a FEMA Student ID Number.
Step 4: Complete the following online training. (if you have not already done so)
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Step 5: Complete the application packet.
Any questions can be forwarded to firstname.lastname@example.org