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Become a Member

Do you want to become a part of something critical to the community?

Develop useful skills in wilderness first aid, land navigation and survival, Incident Command System (ICS) and National Incident Management System (NIMS).

Earn the distinction of a first responder and use your specialized skills to aid Law Enforcement and other emergency services in critical missing and lost person cases.

If this sounds like what you need in your life, we offer open enrollment twice a year where applicants are evaluated and a few are selected to join the team and begin our formalized training program.

Application Windows

After the application deadline, prospects will be invited to attend various team trainings over a series of months. Based on a prospect's ability to attend trainings and feedback from the team, they may be invited to an interview with the Board. The Board accepts members based on the number of team members that can be accepted to the team and their evaluations of the fit with the team.

Cohort Deadlines:
Spring - Application deadline is January 15
Fall - Application deadline is July 15

For more information and to request an application packet, Contact Us at info@tcsar.org.