Tennessee State Guard MEM's Training

Personnel, with no prior military service, receive basic military training in the wear and appearance of their uniform, military structure and ranking system, military chain of command, rendering proper honors and respect to those appointed over them, etc.

Tennessee State Guard personnel receive the same Military Occupation Specialty (MOS) training, in the field of Military Police, and other fields, as regular National Guard personnel.

Emergency management is one of the main missions, of theTennessee State Guard. Because of this, all Tennessee State Guard personnel are required to complete many emergency management training courses, offered by FEMA. These classes include:

IS-26 - Guide to Points of Distribution
IS-100.b - Introduction to Incident Command System
IS-200.b - ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incident
IS-700.a - National incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
IS-800.b - National Response Framework, an Introduction
IS-775 - EOC Management and Operations
IS-75 - Military Resources in Emergency Management
IS-701.a - NIMS Multiagency Coordination System (MACS) Course