This course is currently being reviewed and revised to incorporate new information from the Sandy Recovery Improvement Act. This course will remain available for completion until the revised course is implemented.
The goal of this course is to acquaint new personnel with the position of emergency manager, including history and underlying principles of emergency management, key areas of emphasis, the emergency manager's roles and responsibilities, and tips for getting started.
At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:
Personnel who are new to the field of emergency management.
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Emergency Management Institute
16825 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, MD 21727
Switchboard: (301) 447-1000
Admissions Fax: (301) 447-1658
FEMA Independent Study Program
Office: (301)447-1200 Fax: (301)447-1201
(800) 621-FEMA / TTY (800) 462-7585
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