Account Setup for Responders

Please follow these instructions to successfully activate your Waves account:

Recommendation: Before setting up your account, please be sure you have access to the welcome email from "The Waves Team" that was sent to your inbox. You may also have to check your junk/spam folder for the welcome email.


Account Setup Process

  • Download the "The Waves App" from the Google Play or Apple Store

  • Open the app and select the option to allow "push notifications"

  • Select "create account"

  • Search the name of your school

  • Enter your access code (found in the welcome email sent to your email inbox)

  • Select that you are a responder

  • Enter your authorization code (found in the welcome email sent to your email inbox)

  • Enter your employee ID (found in the welcome email sent to your email inbox)

  • Enter the email associated with your account

  • Create a password

  • Login

  • Add a profile picture from the profile screen

  • Click here to watch the Waves video tutorial video for Responders

If you do not have access to a phone at this time, the same process for account setup can be performed online from a laptop or computer. Just go to www.abovethewaves.co, click on "Sign Up" in the top right corner, and follow the same instructions.