Training and Exercises

Exercises and Drills
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FEMA Independent Study Program

The Emergency Management Institute offers self-paced courses designed for people who have emergency management responsibilities and the general public.  All are offered free of charge to those who qualify for enrollment.




Introduction to Incident Command System, ICS-100, for Higher Education 


Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This describes history, features and principles, and organizational structure of ICS. It also explains the relationships between ICS and the National Incident Management System (NIMS).



ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents 


ICS 200.b is designed to enable personnel to operate efficiently during an incident or event within the Incident Command System (ICS). ICS 200.b provides training on and resources for personnel who are likely to assume a supervisory position within the ICS.



National Incident Management System, An Introduction 


This course introduces and overviews the National Incident Management System (NIMS). NIMS provides a consistent nationwide template to enable all government, private-sector, and nongovernmental organizations to work together during domestic incidents.



Multiagency Coordination Systems (MACS)


This course introduces Multiagency Coordination (MAC) Systems as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS).



National Incident Management System (NIMS) Public Information Systems


This course provides you with the basic information and tools that you need to apply NIMS public information systems and protocols during incident management.



NIMS Resource Management Course


This course introduces resource management as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS), and shows how systems for managing resources can be used to improve incident response.



NIMS Communications and Information Management


This course introduces you to the Communications and Information Management component of the National Incident Management System (NIMS).



National Response Framework, An Introduction 


The course introduces participants to the concepts and principles of the National Response Framework.