SAME DAY EVENTS:
SRH-2D Model Data files, Diagnostics & Verifying 2D Model Results WCT
River Assessment & Monitoring (Wildland Hydrology) (CSP3410)
E273 Managing Floodplain Development Through the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP)
E170 Hazus-MH for Hurricane
|5/7/2018 - 5/10/2018 |
|E581 Emergency Operations for Tribal Governments
|Location: Emmitsburg, MD
This is a 3-day resident course
Emergency Management Institute (EMI)
National Emergency Training Center (NETC)
16825 S. Seton Ave.
Emmitsburg, MD 21727
This 4-day course will provide tribal representatives with the information, skills, and strategies to improve overall emergency operations and make tribal governments more capable and self-sufficient during emergency operations. The course also promotes the integration of emergency operations across all functional lines in order to enhance the tribesí overall response for all emergencies, regardless of hazard, size, or complexity.
Selection Criteria: The target audience for this course includes, but may not be limited to:
- Describe the advantages of developing and implementing an integrated emergency management and operations program.
- Describe operational activities for each phase of emergency management.
- Identify the key players in each operational activity and the role that each would have.
- Explain the process for implementing critical operational components of the Emergency Operations Plan (EOP).
- List the principles of the Incident Command System (ICS) and give one example of how each is applied.
- Describe the NIMS standard for resource management.
The course will be limited to federally or state-recognized tribal government representatives. Exceptions are authorized by the Course Manager only.
- Tribal personnel who are responsible for overseeing the emergency planning and emergency management processes.
- Tribal personnel who may be assigned to a leadership or support position in emergency management or operations.
- Tribal council members, tribal leaders, and others who are responsible for the safety and security of the tribal population.
Prerequisites: E0580, Recommended: IS0100.b, Introduction to the Incident Command System; IS0200.b, Incident Command System for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents; IS0700.a, National Incident Management System, An Introduction; and IS0800.b, National Response Framework, An Introduction
CECs: 12 CECs for CFMs
Course 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).
Register here, 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 date. Admissions: 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.