|This is the field deployed version of FEMA's E273 course.
FEMA Region X
This is the field deployed version of the EMI E273 course. This course is designed to provide an organized training opportunity for local officials responsible for administering their local floodplain management ordinance. The course will focus on the NFIP and concepts of floodplain management, maps and studies, ordinance administration, and the relationship between floodplain management and flood insurance.
Selection Criteria: Local officials responsible for administering local floodplain management ordinances, including but not limited to floodplain management administrators, building inspectors, code enforcement/zoning officers, planners, city/county managers, attorneys, engineers, and public works officials. Federal/State/regional floodplain managers also are encouraged to attend. The course is designed for those officials with less than 3 years of floodplain management experience.
CECs: 12 Core CECs for CFMs
Tuition is free for those accepted, but there are no travel or salary stipends available for this offering and all incurred costs are the responsibility of the attendee or sending organization.
For more information, contact Karen Wood-McGuiness, FEMA Region X, firstname.lastname@example.org.