SAME DAY EVENTS:
Eastern Climate Preparedness and Resilience Conference
E212 Unified Mitigation Assistance Program: Developing Quality Application Elements
|4/30/2018 - 5/3/2018 |
|E241 Cooperating Technical Partners: Special Topics
|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
This course is specifically designed for communities and regional and state agencies that are participating in the Cooperating Technical Partners (CTP) Programs. The course is designed and tailored based on partners’ needs, and its goal is to address specific areas of the CTP Program that are complex or involve new technology in order to give the partners a more advanced level of specific technical training. Examples of topics include topographic data development; base mapping and digital flood maps; and map production and processing procedures.
• Demonstrate an understanding of the technical aspects of the CTP.
• Demonstrate an understanding of FEMA guidance and standards for NFIP flood maps.
Selection Criteria: Federal, state, and local staff responsible for implementing and overseeing the CTP initiative. The course is intended for current CTP members who are active mapping partners, and who are responsible for administering the CTP Program for a state or regional agency, or local community partner, and/or managing the technical aspects of mapping activities.
Required Prerequisite: Participants must have signed a Partnership Agreement and Mapping Activity Statement with FEMA to be eligible to attend this course. Only those approved by the FEMA Headquarters Point of Contact will be considered for the course.
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.