ARES Registration

Visit Take these three courses.  They, along with a County certification card are required in order to be field deployed by Pierce County ARES.

The courses are:

IS-100.b Introduction to Incident command System.

IS-200.b ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents.

IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction.

After taking each test you will be asked to fill in a form and if the test is passed you will be sent an e-mail with the course certificate. It is wise to keep copies for your records.

After completion of all three tests and receiving the certificates then contact your County Emergency Management Office.

For Pierce County:
Fill in the form and provide copies of the three FEMA courses certificates and send in.