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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.
This course is currently being reviewed and revised to incorporate new information from the published National Preparedness System. This course will remain available for completion until the revised course is implemented.
The purpose of this course is to introduce and overview basic preparedness concepts and present basic strategies for improving community preparedness.
At the completion of this course, participants should be able to:
Individuals with emergency management preparedness responsibilities including prevention, protection, mitigation, response, and recovery.