Emergency Services - ES Training - Ground Team Member - Level 3
Checklist for Ground Team Member - Level 3 (GTM3) Required Courses
Below you will find a list of all the required courses which must be complete as part of Ground Team Member 3 training. Please complete each requirement and upload the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and First Aid certificates into eServices. GTM can be completed at Ground Search and Rescue (GSAR) College or at the unit, but the courses listed below must be fulfilled for either method.
General ES/CAPT116: See General Emergency Services Page
Once you have completed CAPT116, you need to request Squadron Commander permission to train. Enter the current date in the SQTR and the commander will get a notice to approve.
CAPT117 Part 1: See General Emergency Services Page
FEMA IS100: http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/IS100b.asp
FEMA IS700: http://training.fema.gov/EMIWeb/IS/is700a.asp
First Aid: See First Aid Certification page.
Upload FEMA and First Aid certificates to eServices, under Emergency Services. (Choose "View/Upload Documents" at the top of the page.)
You may find the Ground Team Member & Leader Reference Text a help in preparing for your skills evaluations.
Ground Team Member 3 Qualifications
Once you have completed the above requirements, you have completed the separate courses required for Ground Team Member training. The Ground Team-specific training and tasks can be viewed on the GTM3 SQTR worksheet. You can also view this form by logging in to eServices and choosing "My Operations Qualifications" on the left side menu. Once there, choose "GTM3 - Ground Team Member - Level 3" from the drop-down menu.
Once qualified for GTM3 you can begin training for GTM2. After GTM2 is complete you can train for GTM1. If you go to GSAR College, all three levels are taught together.