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Supporting efforts for Harvey & Irma: The compassion of the American people is already evident in their response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. People can help the disaster survivors who have been affected by visiting www.nvoad.org to donate or volunteer with the voluntary or charitable organization of their choice, many of which are already in the field supporting survivors. For more information, go to https://www.fema.gov/hurricane-harvey, or https://www.fema.gov/hurricane-irma.

EMI Course Cancellations: Due to EMI support of the response to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, some of our on campus courses have been cancelled during the months of September, October, and November. Please Visit https://training.fema.gov/cancellations.aspx for more information.


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.

ISP Courses

Course Code Course Title CEUs College Credits
IS-558 Public Works and Disaster Recovery - (10/31/2013) 0.3
1.0*
*IS-558 Details
1.0 (When combined with IS-100.PWb, IS-554 and IS-556)
IS-559 Local Damage Assessment - (10/31/2013) 0.2
1.0*
*IS-559 Details
1.0 (When combined with IS-212.b and IS-395)
IS-632.a Introduction to Debris Operations - (10/31/2013) 0.2
1.0*
*IS-632.a Details
1.0 (When combined with IS-633)
IS-633 Debris Management Plan Development - (4/6/2017) 0.6
1.0*
*IS-633 Details
1.0 (When combined with IS-632.a)
IS-634 Introduction to FEMA’s Public Assistance Program - (10/2/2015) 0.4
1.0*
*IS-634 Details
1.0 (when combined with IS-26 and IS-293
IS-650.a Building Partnerships with Tribal Governments - (6/11/2010) 1 1.0
IS-660 Introduction to Public-Private Partnerships - (12/20/2011) 0.2
1.0*
*IS-660 Details
1.0 (When combined with IS-15.b)
IS-662 Improving Preparedness and Resilience through Public-Private Partnerships - (10/31/2013) 0.2 n/a
IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction - (10/31/2013) 0.3
1.0*
*IS-700.a Details
1.0 (when combined with IS-702.a and IS-703.a)
IS-702.a National Incident Management System (NIMS) Public Information Systems - (10/31/2013) 0.3
1.0*
*IS-702.a Details
1.0 (When Combined w/ IS-700.a and IS-703.a)
IS-703.a NIMS Resource Management - (1/15/2010) 0.3
1.0*
*IS-703.a Details
1.0 (When combined w/ IS-700.a and IS-702.a)
IS-706 NIMS Intrastate Mutual Aid - An Introduction - (10/31/2013) 0.2
1.0*
*IS-706 Details
1.0 (When combined with IS-29 and IS-42)
IS-720 An Introduction to NET Guard - (10/31/2013) 0.1
1.0*
*IS-720 Details
1.0 (when combined with IS-247.a, IS-251 and IS-922)
IS-772 IA PDA Orientation - (12/3/2013) 0.1 n/a
IS-775 EOC Management and Operations - (8/6/2008) 0.4 1.0

 
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