FEMA IS-144 Telecommunicators Emergency Response Taskforce (TERT) Basic Course: NOTE: If the participant is intent on being deployed as a result of successfully completing this course, they will need to send a copy of their IS-144 TERT Basic Course completion certificate to their State TERT Coordinator. This will place the participant in the National TERT Database, a necessary step in being eligible for deployment to an impacted area. Got five minutes? Try our 5 Minute Training Looking for local training opportunities? Check the monthly NJTI-TERT newsletter.