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Beginning December 20, 2017 at 8:00 AM EST https://training.fema.gov/ will be down for maintenance. Access to exams will not be possible during this maintenance period. Service is expected to resume by 9:00 AM EST. Please use the comment form on this web site to report any issues after the maintenance window has completed.

Beginning December 18, 2017 at 3:00 AM EDT https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid/ will be down for maintenance. Access to exams will not be possible during this maintenance period. Service is expected to resume by 7:00 AM EDT. Please use the comment form on this web site to report any issues after the maintenance window has completed.


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.

Preparedness and Technology Curriculum

  • Most of the Preparedness and Technology courses are conducted at the local and State level.
  • The current Preparedness and Technology menu of resident courses focuses on radiological hazards, terrorism,
    and hazardous materials. Resident courses include those specific to the Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) program and those generic to any radiological hazard. The preparedness resident courses include emergency planning for radiological incidents, as well as skill and exercise-based courses for gathering and analyzing radiological data.
  • Emergency management training for schools can be found under the Mitigation Curriculum.
 
Course Code Course Title
IS-100.b Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100
IS-100.HE Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education
IS-100.LEb Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Law Enforcement
IS-100.PWb Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Public Works
IS-1170 Introduction to the Interagency Security Committee (ISC)
IS-1171 Overview of Interagency Security Committee (ISC) Publications
IS-1172 The Risk Management Process for Federal Facilities: Facility Security Level (FSL) Determination
IS-1173 Levels of Protection (LOP) and Application of the Design-Basis Threat (DBT) Report
IS-1174 Facility Security Committees
IS-15.b Special Events Contingency Planning for Public Safety Agencies
IS-200.b ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
IS-2001 Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (THIRA)
IS-251 Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) for Alerting Authorities
IS-26 Guide to Points of Distribution
IS-27 Orientation to FEMA Logistics
IS-293 Mission Assignment Overview
IS-317 Introduction to Community Emergency Response Teams
IS-331 Introduction to Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Exercise Evaluation
IS-360 Preparing for Mass Casualty Incidents: A Guide for Schools, Higher Education, and Houses of Worship
IS-420 Implementing the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program
IS-421 Overview of the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program
IS-450 Emergency Preparedness for Federal Employees
IS-450.NC Emergency Preparedness for Federal Employees in the National Capital Region
IS-5.a An Introduction to Hazardous Materials
IS-520 Introduction to Continuity of Operations Planning for Pandemic Influenzas
IS-547.a Introduction to Continuity of Operations
IS-650.a Building Partnerships with Tribal Governments
IS-660 Introduction to Public-Private Partnerships
IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
IS-703.a NIMS Resource Management
IS-75 Military Resources in Emergency Management
IS-775 EOC Management and Operations
IS-800.b National Response Framework, An Introduction
IS-801 Emergency Support Functions (ESF) #1 - Transportation
IS-802 Emergency Support Functions (ESF) #2 - Communications
IS-804 Emergency Support Function (ESF) #4 – Firefighting
IS-806 Emergency Support Function (ESF) #6 – Mass Care, Emergency Assistance, Housing, and Human Services
IS-807 Emergency Support Function (ESF) #7 – Logistics Management and Resource Support Annex
IS-808 Emergency Support Function (ESF) #8 – Public Health and Medical Services
IS-810 Emergency Support Functions (ESF) #10 - Oil and Hazardous Materials Response Annex
IS-813 Emergency Support Functions (ESF) #13 - Public Safety and Security Annex
IS-820 Introduction to NRF Support Annexes
IS-836 Nuclear/Radiological Incident Annex
IS-916 Critical Infrastructure Security: Theft and Diversion – What You Can Do

 
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