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IS-328: Plan Review for Local Mitigation Plans

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Course Overview

This course provides State and FEMA staff that review Local Mitigation Plans with the information and training they will need to determine if a plan meets federal mitigation planning requirements.

Course Objectives:

At the end of this course, participants will be able to

  • Explain the purpose and intent of reviewing Local Mitigation Plans
  • Describe how to use the Plan Review Guide to communicate the results of the review to a State or local community
  • Determine whether a Local Mitigation Plan meets federal mitigation planning requirements

Primary Audience

This course is designed for new and experienced State and FEMA plan reviewers. Plan reviewers may be full or part-time, FEMA Disaster Assistance Reservists, FEMA contract plan reviewers, or State contract plan reviewers.





Course Length:

4 hours
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  • Test questions are scrambled to protect test integrity
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