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FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute has a number of useful courses under their Independent Study Program. They offer downloadable materials for each course (in Word, Powerpoint and PDF format). You also have the option to take online exams, which will earn you college credits.

FEMA Independent Study Program Course List

IS-1 Emergency Manager: An Orientation to the Position
IS-3 Radiological Emergency Management
IS-5 An Intruduction to Hazardous Materials
IS-7 A Citizen’s Gude to Disaster Assistance
IS-8 Building for the Earthquakes of Tomorrow
IS-10 Animals in Disaster – Module A
IS-11 Animals in Disaster – Module B
IS-15 Special Events Contingency Planning
IS-22 Are you Ready? Citizen Preparedness Guide
IS-55 Household Hazardous Materials
IS-100 Incident Command System
IS-111 Livestock in Disasters
IS-120 An Orientation to Community Disaster Excercises
IS-139 Exercise Design
IS-200 Incident Command System
IS-208 State Disaster Management
IS-230 Principles of Emergency Management
IS-235 Emergency Planning
IS-240 Leadership and Influence
IS-241 Decision Making and Problem Solving
IS-242 Effective Communication
IS-244 Developing and Management Volunteers
IS-253 Coordinating Environmental and Historic Preservation
IS-271 Anticipating Hazardous Weather and Community Risk
IS-275 EOC’s Role in Community Prepardness, Response and Recovery
IS-279 Engineering Principles and Practices Flood Refit
IS-288 Role of Voluntary Agencies in Emergency Management
IS-292 Disaster Basics
IS-301 Radiological Emergency Response
IS-302 Modular Emergency Rad Resp Transportation Training
IS-317 Intro to CERT
IS-324 Community Hurricane Preparedness
IS-330 Refresher Course for Radiological Response
IS-331 Intro to Rad Emergency Preparedness Exercise Eval
IS-340 Hazardous Materials Prev
IS-346 Orientation to HAZMAT for Medical Personnel
IS-362 Multi-Hazard Emergency Planning for Schools
IS-386 Introduction to Residential Coastal Construction
IS-393 Introduction to Mitigation
IS-394 Protectiong Your Home or Small Business from Disaster
IS-513 The Professional in Emergency Management
IS-546 Continuity of Operations (COOP) Awareness
IS-547 Introduction to Continuity of Operations (COOP)
IS-600 Special Considerations for FEMA Public Assistance Projects
IS-630 Introduction to the Public Assistance Process
IS-631 Public Assistance Operations I
IS-632 Introduction to Debris Operations in FEMA’s Pub. Assist. Prog.
IS-650 Building Partneerships with Tribal Governments
IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS)
IS-703 NIMS Resource Management
IS-800 National Response Plan (NRP)



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