Williamson County requires that all Williamson County Amateur Radio Emergency Services (WC-ARES) members who wish to have access to the WEOC during an activation complete the CJIS Information Security Awareness Training for Texas.
Williamson County Amateur Radio Emergency Services (WC-ARES) is dedicated to having will trained volunteers. Training, practice and fun encompass our goals and show in our service to the community. WC-ARES members are required to take the following courses:
FEMA offers a wide range of independent study. Many jurisdictions require volunteers as well as employees to take some basic incident command courses. WC-ARES members are encouraged to take the following courses:
FEMA also offers a number of role-specific courses that may be especially useful and are available at:
For information about household and individual disaster preparedness visit Ready.gov where you can find information on:
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