FEMA's Independent Study program offers a wide range of courses that can deepen your understanding of emergency management and response. These self-paced online classes provide valuable insights and knowledge that will not only benefit you individually but also contribute to the overall effectiveness of our CERT team.
This course introduces the Incident Command System, a crucial framework for effective incident management. Understanding ICS is essential for anyone involved in emergency response.
Building upon IS-100.c, this course delves deeper into the ICS, focusing on its application during initial response scenarios.
NIMS is a key component of the U.S. emergency management system. This course provides an overview of NIMS principles and their importance in coordinated response efforts.
Gain insights into the National Response Framework, understanding the structure that guides how the nation responds to all types of disasters and emergencies.