ASFPM Training Modules
Building Public Support for Floodplain Management (BPS)
Building public understanding and support is vital to the success of floodplain management; this course is presented as a toolkit for Floodplain Managers on how to achieve this goal. This highly interactive, activity-driven workshop will cover how to educate and enlist the support of the public, local officials, the media, and policy makers in support of good floodplain management practices. Training will include hands-on practice with the tools introduced. BPS is offered as a 4 hour workshop. This workshop is for floodplain managers of any experience level.
Floodplain Management 101 (FPM 101)
FPM 101 covers the basic tenets of the NFIP and the minimum administrative requirements to successfully implement a community FPM program. Participants will learn the fundamentals of individual and local responsibilities for managing flood risks and loss through proper permitting and planning. Unit modules are designed to be presented either individually or in combination. Each module averages 1-2 hours in length, or as a two-day workshop if all modules are presented together. This workshop is targeted at new floodplain
managers with less and two years of experience. Modules: NFIP Basics, Maps & Flood Insurance Studies, The Floodplain Manager's Role,
NFIP Compliance, The Future of Floodplain Management, and Flood Insurance.
FEMA Advanced Training Modules (G - Level)
FEMA's Advanced Training Modules - descriptions, how to get access