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The Federal Emergency Management Agency continues to monitor the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as it relates to COVID-19. To mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the CDC is encouraging organizations to promote social distancing, hold meetings via videoconferencing, reduce non-essential travel, and adjust or postpone events and gatherings. We also continue to evaluate the local and national situation and will provide regular updates.

Students will be notified in advance concerning the status of their on-campus course offering.

We thank you for your understanding, and we invite you to visit our extensive catalog of Independent Study Courses as well as classroom courses available by virtual delivery.

National Emergency Management Executive Academy

E0684: Interpreting the Contemporary Emergency Management Environment

Course Description

This course will focus on the tools and techniques for understanding and managing emergencies and disasters by examining the executive level competencies areas of disaster risk management, scientific, geographic and sociocultural considerations and emerging technology application and adoption.

Selection Criteria

Formal acceptance into the Executive Academy is required (see Executive Academy Application & Selection Process).

Prerequisites

Required: 10 years’ experience in an EM position or applicable work experience will be considered for exceptional candidates.

Course Length

4 days

CEUs

3.2

 
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