Attends and participates in workouts. Can bring a dog to train after meeting dog requirements. The dog evaluation centers around:
Ability to work with humans and other dogs
Can participate in any committee except Operations or the Board. Can provide support to dog teams on select missions
Attend workouts as a Guest for 3 months.
Complete the following NIMS Courses:
Obtain a First Aid and CPR Card
Submit a copy of your workout attendance, NIMS course results, and First Aid card to the Board along with a brief statement of your intention to become an active member.
Can vote and serve on any committee or the Board. Responds to callouts and participates in searches.
Serve as a Probationary Member for at least 9 months.
Attend at least 70% of the workouts and regular meetings during probationary period.
Submit application to Board along with documentation of workouts attended.
A minimum of 2/3 of Voting members must be present to review and vote on the application
Continues to participate in 60% of workouts for any 12 month period.