SAME DAY EVENTS:
Eastern Climate Preparedness and Resilience Conference
E241 Cooperating Technical Partners: Special Topics
|4/30/2018 - 5/3/2018 |
|E212 Unified Mitigation Assistance Program: Developing Quality Application Elements
|Location: Emmitsburg, MD
This is a 4 day resident course
Emergency Management Institute (EMI)
National Emergency Training Center (NETC)
16825 S. Seton Ave.
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
The purpose of this course is to educate students on the process of
preparing and submitting quality Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance
(HMA) grant programs planning and project subapplication elements.
Selection Criteria: Personnel of local jurisdictions, tribal governments, and private
non-profit organizations that are eligible applicants for Unified HMA
grants; state mitigation staffs responsible for assisting Unified HMA
sub-applicants; FEMA employees who assist state mitigation staff and/or
who are responsible for reviewing Unified HMA applications and/or
monitoring Unified HMA grant awards; and staffs of public or private
sector organizations that offer consulting services to Unified HMA grant
- Explain and apply mitigation concepts.
- Identify eligible mitigation activities.
- Describe HMA programs that fund mitigation activities.
- Prepare quality planning and project subapplication elements.
Required Prerequisites: IS-0212.a Introduction to Unified Hazard Mitigation Assistance, IS-0393.a Introduction to Hazard Mitigation, Applicants
must have basic familiarity with eGrants and NEMIS systems either
through hands-on use or through completion of IS0030.a (eGrants) and/or
IS0842.a (NEMIS). Recommended: IS0276.a Benefit-Cost Analysis (BCA) Fundamentals.
CECs: 12 CECs for CFMs
attendance is free, but registration is required. If admitted to the
course, FEMA will reimburse local, state, U.S. territory, and tribal
government employees for transportation to attend the course, provide
free lodging on campus, and free shuttle to/from nearby airports to the
EMI campus. The only out of pocket cost for local, state, U.S.
territory, and tribal government employees to participate will be for
their time, and the on-campus meal ticket (approximately $110/week).
create a FEMA Student Identification Number (if you don't already have
one), then follow instructions to apply for an on-campus course.
Applications should be submitted a least 4 weeks prior to the course
301-447-1000, firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants should wait for
their confirmation letter from EMI with their admission status prior to
making travel arrangements.