How to Join

Membership Requirements by level

We currently maintain two roster levels – Active Responders and Reserve Responders.

Active Responders – those members who have met the minimum training requirements, have employer approval, and are capable of/interested in deploying outside of the local area for at least 72 hours.

  • Maintain an up-to-date ServNC Profile
  • Complete the SMAT Initial Training Program (required for deployment)
  • Complete the FEMA ICS 100, 200, 700, and 800 courses
  • Provide 24 hours of participation a year (meetings, training, work sessions, events, deployments, etc)
  • Attend an Annual “Status Verification” Open House
  • Actively respond to team communications.

Reserve Responders – those members who are interested in participating in local events or activities, but are not interested in or capable of deploying on longer missions outside the local area. These members minimum training requirements that are less then Active Members.

  • Maintain an up-to-date ServNC Profile
  • Complete the FEMA ICS 100, 200, 700, and 800 courses
  • Provide 12 hours of participation a year (meetings, training, work sessions, events, deployments, etc)
  • Attend an Annual “Status Verification” Open House
  • Actively respond to team communications.
  • Completion of the SMAT Initial Training Program is recommended but not required.

To Join

Visit www.ServNC.org and click “REGISTER NOW”. Under the Organization area select “Add Organization”, expand the SMAT II button and select “Metrolina SMAT II”.  We will receive a notification that you have requested to join the team, and we will accept you once your profile is complete.

If you are interested in checking out the team and our equipment before committing to join, email us at MetrolinaHPC@carolinas.org to receive information on our next meeting, or to schedule a visit to our warehouse.

 

Interested in joining the Metrolina SMAT?  We are always looking for:
  • Physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants
  • Nurses
  • Paramedics
  • EMTs
  • Nurse Assistants
  • Social Workers
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Administrative Assistants
  • IT and Communications specialists
  • Translators
  • Environmental Services
  • Drivers with CDL’s and experience
  • HVAC mechanics
  • Electricians
  • Plumbers
  • Basically anyone who has a desire to participate, and the time to train.