January

G 0318 Mitigation Planning Workshop for Local Governments

Jan 24 Training

This 2-day workshop discusses the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000 which amended the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act by, among other things, adding a new section, 322—Mitigation Planning.

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G557 Rapid Needs Assessment

Jan 26 EMC

This one-day workshop is designed to assist communities in developing a plan and procedures for rapidly and efficiently collecting disaster intelligence immediately following a disaster. This intelligence is used to prioritize response activities, allocate available resources, and specifically request resources...

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February

Foundations of Emergency Management

Feb 06 Event

This course provides a broad introduction to emergency management as a community of practice and as a profession. Emergency management is a dynamic, multi-phased process that includes prevention, preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery.

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G291:Joint Information Center Planning

Feb 23 EMC

This one-day course is designed to equip Public Information Officers (PIOs) to establish and operate in a Joint Information System/Center (JIS/JIC). The purpose of the course is to build on the solo PIO competencies gained in the Basic PIO courses...

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March

G191: EOC/ICS Interface

Mar 08 Event

The course reviews ICS and EOC responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on exercises and group discussions to formulate the interface.

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EOC/ICS Interface

Mar 08 Event

The course reviews ICS and EOC responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on exercises and group discussions to formulate the interface.

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Hazardous Materials Technician Course

Mar 27 Hazmat

A ten day program of intense instruction and practice, focusing on the following subject areas: chemical and physical properties, detection and monitoring, protective equipment, decontamination, Hazmat control, risk assessment, incident management, and safety. The program is in accordance with NFPA...

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April

Hazardous Materials Advanced Tactical Control

Apr 24 Hazmat

This Specialist-level course is a 10-day program of intense instruction and practice focusing on advanced hazardous materials control techniques and special topics dealing with advanced hazardous materials response. Subject areas include damage assessment, terminology, cargo tank design and construction, and...

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June

Chemistry of Hazardous Materials

Jun 05 Hazmat

This Specialist-level course is a ten-day program of intense instruction that provides a sound understanding of the basic chemistry of hazardous materials. Directed at the underlying reasons for the chemical behavior of hazardous materials, the course is designed to improve...

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September

Hazardous Materials Technician Course

Sep 25 Hazmat

A ten day program of intense instruction and practice, focusing on the following subject areas: chemical and physical properties, detection and monitoring, protective equipment, decontamination, Hazmat control, risk assessment, incident management, and safety.

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October

Hazardous Materials Advanced Tactical Control

Oct 23 Hazmat

This Specialist-level course is a 10-day program of intense instruction and practice focusing on advanced hazardous materials control techniques and special topics dealing with advanced hazardous materials response. Subject areas include damage assessment, terminology, cargo tank design and construction, and...

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November

Chemistry of Hazardous Materials

Nov 27 Hazmat

This Specialist-level course is a ten-day program of intense instruction that provides a sound understanding of the basic chemistry of hazardous materials. Directed at the underlying reasons for the chemical behavior of hazardous materials, the course is designed to improve...

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