FEMA EMI News Update - Training Bulletin 1284 - FY 2018 IEMC and Training Opportunity 1285 - E0210

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Training Bulletin

Fiscal Year 2018 Community-Specific

Integrated Emergency Management Course (IEMC) Application Process

Training Opportunity

Course: E0210 Recovery from Disaster: The Local Community Role

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1284 - Training Bulletin - Fiscal Year 2018 Comm Specific IEMC Recruitment

IEMC Description:

IEMCs are exercise-based training workshops that place a jurisdiction’s emergency operations center (EOC) personnel in realistic crisis situations within a structured learning environment.  The jurisdiction selects the hazard(s) and the Core Capabilities it wishes to include in both the plenary and exercise components of the course to reflect the jurisdiction’s hazards or events, EOC type, and organizations included in emergency plans.  Data reported in the applicable State Preparedness Report and the Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment should be used as a basis for the request.

Read more in Training Bulletin 1284.

1285 - Training Opportunity - E0210 - Apr. 10-13, 2017

Course Description:

This 4-day course covers foundational concepts in disaster recovery and the latest guidance on recovery planning.  Participants will either assess their own recovery plan or a sample against this national planning guidance.  Following that, participants will discuss how a disaster recovery effort can be organized, managed, and led along with the types of challenges faced by recovery managers.  Scenario activities throughout the course give participants the opportunity to target information strategies, address local capabilities and challenges, and analyze experiences from Joplin, Missouri.  The capstone activity is meant to apply all of the knowledge acquired in the course, through further examination of all of the elements of a pre-disaster recovery planning document in the context of a realistic recovery scenario.

Read more in Training Opportunity 1285.

Emergency Management Institute Mission

To support the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA’s goals by improving the competencies of the U.S. officials in Emergency Management at all levels of government to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate the potential effects of all types of disasters and emergencies on the American people. Read more...

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