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On April 1st, 2015 the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) will begin to use the FEMA Student Identification (SID) number when submitting your Independent Study (IS) final exam. You must continue to use your SSN or Alternate ID number until April 1st; however, we recommend registering a FEMA SID today: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid.
The Emergency Management Institute developed the Introduction to ICS for Schools (IS-100.SCa for Schools) course in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Education. The course is designed primarily for kindergarten through high school personnel.
The overall course goal is to promote school safety by:
IS-100.SCa for Schools follows the National Incident Management System (NIMS) guidelines.
At the completion of this course, you should be familiar with:
In addition, you will learn the steps you should take to be accountable for your actions during an incident.
The primary audience includes kindergarten through high school personnel.
N/A. However, completion of IS 700, National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction is recommended.