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Notice: Independent Study Exams now require a FEMA Student Identification (SID) Number. If you do not yet have a SID, register for one today: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid. Please do not contact the Independent Study program office as they are unable to provide assistance with these requests.
If you have an inquiry regarding the FEMA Independent Study Program, NIMS or other Emergency Management Institute (EMI) related requests such as: requests for certificates, transcripts, online test scores/results, please contact the FEMA Independent Study program office at 301-447-1200 or email Independent.Study@fema.dhs.gov for further assistance. Please do not contact the FEMA SID Help Desk as they are unable to provide assistance with these requests.
* CEU: 0.1 CEU = 1 Contact Hour.
** CEU calculation is based on the International
Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET) standards. For additional
information about IACET, please see their website at http://www.iacet.org/ceus/about-the-ceu/.
*** College Credits are granted upon submission
of application & payment. See "College
Credit" for details.
**** Multiple courses must be completed in
order to obtain 1 college credit.