New Members Guide

Welcome - My name is Dick Etches and I am the staff officer for Human Resources for Flotilla 96.


 I am the person who will help you with making a decision about joining the Auxiliary and work with you to complete the enrollment process . If therefore you have any interest in finding out more about becoming a member please contact me and I will arrange to meet. My phone number is 239-405-1652 and if I do not answer please leave me a voice mail. My e-mail address is .I look forward to hearing from you.



New Member Emergency Management Training

FEMA Emergency Management Institute Courses

Through its courses and integrated programs, EMI serves as the national focal point for the development and delivery of emergency management training to enhance the capabilities of State, local, and Tribal government officials; volunteer organizations; FEMA’s disaster workforce; other Federal agencies; and the public and private sectors to minimize the impact of disasters and emergencies on the American public. EMI curricula are structured to meet the needs of this diverse audience with an emphasis on separate organizations working together in all-hazards emergencies to save lives and protect property. Particular emphasis is placed on governing doctrine such as the National Response Framework, National Incident Management System, and the National Preparedness Guidelines

The Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers the following free-of-charge, self-paced courses:

IS-100.b Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100

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

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

IS-800.b National Response Framework, An Introduction

EMI has implemented electronic certificates for all online test submissions. Upon successful completion, you will receive an email within one business day that confirms your transcript has been updated and a link to create your electronic certificate. Provide a copy of this certificate to your FSO-IS to register completed courses into AUXDATA.