EMI offers school officials courses supporting the implementation of NIMS as well as general courses aimed at building school emergency management capacity.
The U.S. Departments of Homeland Security and Education recommend all key personnel involved in school emergency management and incident response take the NIMS, ICS, and NRF training courses and support the implementation of NIMS. Currently, key personnel are required to complete four courses in order for an individual or organization to be considered NIMS compliant through FY 2007.
To date, the following courses are required:
The following additional courses are recommended for leadership personnel:
For more on the programs, send email to Dawn.Warehime@fema.dhs.gov.
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Note *: These courses are not offered at the National Emergency Training Center. Materials can be downloaded.