The independent study program at EMI consists of free courses offered to United States citizens in Comprehensive Emergency Management techniques. Course IS-1 is entitled "Emergency Manager: An Orientation to the Position" and provides background information on FEMA and the role of emergency managers in agency and volunteer organization coordination.
Part of the independent study program is the professional development series of courses that are designed for certification of emergency managers. The courses in this program include IS-139 (Exercise Design), IS-230 (Principles of Emergency Management), IS-235 (Emergency Planning), IS-240 (Leadership & Influence), IS-241 (Decision Making and Problem Solving), IS-242 (Effective Communication), and IS-244 (Developing and Managing Volunteers).
Contract Notice: Department of Homeland Security (Maryland) Issues Solicitation for "Audio Visual for Emergency Management Institute (EMI) Classrooms"
Jun 25, 2012; WASHINGTON, June 25 -- Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency has a requirement for "Audio Visual...
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