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Ohio EMA Training Current Course List

To enroll in any of these classes or for more information navigate to the Ohio Department of Public Safety’s Training Campus website.


Course IDNameDescriptionSessionLocationEnroll
EMA-ICS400DelawareSeptember2022G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.September 27 – 28, 2022Delaware County Emergency Management 10 Court Street Delaware, OH 43015Enroll
EMA-G-251G-251 Workshop in Emergency Management Amateur Radio ResourcesThis 4-hour course will provide state and local elected officials, emergency managers, and other public officials with an understanding of how these volunteer communication groups can help in supplementing telecommunication and warning systems. Course Objectives: Explain the importance of amateur radio for emergency communications. Describe the amateur radio groups that can provide emergency communications. Explain the capabilities of amateur radio resources. Explain how to achieve a successful Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services (RACES) organization. Determine a strategy for coordinating with amateur radio resources in the community. September 29, 2022Franklin County EM & HS 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, OH 43230Enroll
EMA-ICS300PickawayOctober2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.October 3 – 5, 2022Pickaway County EMA 160 Island Road Circleville, Ohio 43113Enroll
EMA-G-386G-386 Mass Fatalities IncidentThis course prepares state and local response personnel and other responsible agencies and professionals to handle mass fatalities effectively and to work with the survivors in an emergency or disaster. This course covers incident management; mass fatalities; planning before and operations during an incident; establishing the morgue; family assistance support operations; and assistance from the Federal government. The course concludes with a tabletop exercise. Participants will learn to identify the characteristics of a mass fatality incident and identify the roles and responsibilities of key personnel in the incident. In addition, the instructor will describe the steps required to respond to a mass fatalities incident, including catastrophic numbers of fatalities and contaminated remains, and help participants determine their jurisdiction’s preparedness for a mass fatalities event. The target audience for this course is local responders who may have responsibility for the recovery, handling, identification, and return of remains following a mass fatalities incident. October 4-5, 2022Marion County Sheriff's Department- Harding Room 100 Executive Drive Marion, Ohio 43302 Enroll
EMA-ICS300StarkOctober2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.October 4 – 6, 2022Stark County Emergency Management Agency 4500 Atlantic Blvd NE (Lower Level) Canton, Ohio 44705Enroll
EMA-OH-197OH-197 Planning for Access and Functional Needs in EmergenciesThis 2-day course provides participants with the information necessary to utilize access and functional needs-inclusive practices during Emergency Planning. Course objectives include: • Define access and functional needs and disabilities and how they differ. • Define key terms related to inclusive planning. • Identify appropriate resources to assist in planning for, and with, adults and children with disabilities and others with access and functional needs October 3-4, 2022Microsoft Teams Enroll
EMA-ICS300MedinaOctober2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.October 11 – 13, 2022Medina County Sheriff's Office 555 Independence Drive Medina, Ohio 44256Enroll
EMA-G-557G-557 Rapid Needs Assessment*This is a “Required” course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program* This course provides information and resources to enable participants to develop an effective Damage Assessment Program and conduct rapid and effective needs assessments. A good assessment allows community leaders to prioritize response actions ensuring the greatest life-saving and life sustaining benefits. Since resources are often limited in the first few hours of a disaster or emergency an effective rapid needs assessment allows for the efficient and effective use of those resources. Likewise, it allows local officials to evaluate their needs and request those resources that are not available in their jurisdiction to support life sustaining and life saving measures.October 13, 20225300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, OH 43230 Enroll
EMA-G-2300G-2300 Intermediate EOC FunctionsThe G-2300 Intermediate Emergency Operations Center Functions is a 24-hour course with the goal of assisting individuals and jurisdictions who desire to develop or improve their Emergency Operation Centers (EOC). By the end of the course, students will be able to demonstrate, through activities and a Final Exam, the managerial and operational roles of the modern-day EOC as a NIMS Command and Coordination functional group operating within a Multiagency Coordination System (MACS).October 17-19, 2022Union County Services Building 940 London Ave Marysville, OH 43040 Enroll
EMA-G-402G-402 ICS Overview for Executives and Senior OfficialsThe purpose of this course is to familiarize Senior Officials (executives, elected and appointed officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.) their role in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Upon completion of this course, students will be able to explain National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) tenets and the role of the four command and coordination entities (ICS, EOC, MAC Group and JIS) within NIMS).October 17, 2022City of Green Community Hall 1755 Town Park Blvd. Green, Ohio 44685Enroll
EMA-ICS400HamiltonOctober2022G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.October 17 – 18, 2022Sycamore Township Fire Dept. Station 93 11580 Deerfield Road Cincinnati, Ohio 45249Enroll
EMA-ICS400CuyahogaOctober2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.October 17 – 18, 2022 (Weekend course)Parma Police Department, Training Room 5555 Powers Blvd., Parma, Ohio 44129Enroll
EMA-G-191G-191 ICS / EOC InterfaceThis course provides an opportunity for emergency management and response personnel to begin developing an Incident Command System (ICS) / Emergency Operations Center (EOC) interface for their communities. The course reviews ICS and EOC characteristics, responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on activities and group discussions to formulate an interface. October 18, 2022Microsoft Teams Enroll
EMA-ICS300DefianceOctober2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.October 18 – 20, 2022Defiance County EMA 22491 Mill Street Defiance, OH 43512Enroll
EMA-ICS400MedinaOctober2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.October 19 – 20, 2022Medina County Sheriff's Office 555 Independence Drive Medina, Ohio 44256Enroll
EMA-G-271G-271 Hazardous Weather and Flood PreparednessThis course provides training for local and state emergency managers who respond to hazardous weather events, while promoting partnership and coordination between the National Weather Service (NWS) and emergency managers. The goal of this course is to enhance emergency managers’ ability to recognize potentially hazardous weather and flooding situations so they are equipped to plan appropriately and to coordinate effective responses. October 25-27, 2022Lake County EOC 8505 Garfield Road Mentor, Ohio 44060Enroll
EMA-OH-318OH-318 Local Hazard Mitigation PlanningThis course provides plan developers with the information necessary to prepare and implement a local “Hazard Mitigation Plan”. During this course, participants will learn what constitutes hazard mitigation and identify the benefits of mitigation planning; develop or update a local “Mitigation Plan”; and identify resources and guidance available for mitigation planning and plan implementation. **This is a REQUIRED course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program. ** November 2, 2022Wood County Courthouse 1 Courthouse Square 5th Floor Bowling Green, OH 43402Enroll
EMA-ICS400StarkNovember2022G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.November 1 – 2, 2022Stark County Emergency Management Agency 4500 Atlantic Blvd NE (Lower Level) Canton, Ohio 44705Enroll
EMA-ICS400MontgomeryNov2022G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.November 2 – 3, 2022Brookville Fire Station #76 775 E Upper Lewisburg Salem Road Brookville, OH 45309Enroll
EMA-G-418G-418 Mass Care/Emergency Assistance (MC/EA) Planning and OperationsThe purpose of this course is to prepare Mass Care/Emergency Assistance (MC/EA) Coordinators and their teams to develop MC/EA plans to support and/or coordinate MC/EA disaster responses. Course Objectives: -Describe MC/EA activities. -Identify key MC/EA planning steps. -Describe the roles and responsibilities of the Mass Care Coordinator and team. -Define the scale of the disaster and estimate needed resources to support a MC/EA disaster operation. -Discuss the primary elements of MC/EA Information Management.November 3-4, 2022American Red Cross 2111 Dana Avenue Cincinnati, Ohio 45207Enroll
EMA-ICS400DefianceNov2022G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.November 3 – 4, 2022Defiance County EMA 22491 Mill Street Defiance, OH 43512Enroll
EMA-G-288G-288 Local Volunteer and Donations ManagementThe course is designed to strengthen the abilities of local jurisdictions to successfully prepare for and handle volunteer and donations management issues that may arise. The course content and activities may also serve as a template, thereby enhancing uniformity in addressing areas of donated unsolicited goods, unaffiliated volunteers, and undesignated cash. This training also provides information regarding the state’s volunteer and donations management responsibilities, which are designed to help build relationships between government and non-governmental organizations.November 3-4, 20225300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230Enroll
EMA-ICS300MercerNovember2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.November 5, 6 & 12, 2022 (Weekend course)Southwest Mercer Fire Department 111 South Main Street Ft. Recovery, Ohio 45846Enroll
EMA-ICS300LoganNovember2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.November 5, 6 & 12, 2022 (Weekend course)Mary Rutan Health Center Training Room, 1134 N. Main Street, Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311 (Enter from the South Side of the building) Enroll
EMA-G-191G-191 ICS / EOC InterfaceThis course provides an opportunity for emergency management and response personnel to begin developing an Incident Command System (ICS) / Emergency Operations Center (EOC) interface for their communities. The course reviews ICS and EOC characteristics, responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on activities and group discussions to formulate an interface. November 9, 2022Butler County Emergency Operations Center 1810 Princeton Road Hamilton, Ohio 45011Enroll
EMA-ICS400TrumbullNov2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.November 15 - 16, 2022Trumbull County EMA 640 North River Road NW, Suite B, Warren, Ohio 44483Enroll
EMA-ICS400LoganNovember2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.November 19 – 20, 2022Mary Rutan Health Center Training Room, 1134 N. Main Street, Bellefontaine, Ohio 43311 (Enter from the South Side of the building)Enroll
EMA-ICS300ColumbianaNov2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.November 28 - 30, 2022Federal Correctional Institution Elkton 8730 Scroggs Road Lisbon, Ohio 44432Enroll
EMA-ICS400ButlerNov2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.November 30 - December 1, 2022West Chester Township, 9113 Cincinnati Dayton Road, West Chester Township, OH 45069Enroll
EMA-ICS300SummitDec2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.December 5 - 7, 2022Akron-Summit County Public Library 60 South High Street Akron, Ohio 44326Enroll
EMA-ICS400ColumbianaDec2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.December 1 - 2, 2022Federal Correctional Institution Elkton 8730 Scroggs Road Lisbon, Ohio 44432Enroll
EMA-L-146L-146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)This 2-day intermediate-level training program is designed for individuals involved in exercise programs and/or exercise design, development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. It incorporates exercise guidance and best practices from the HSEEP Volumes. Participants should come with a basic understanding of exercise design and HSEEP terminology. Course topics include exercise program management, design and development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. December 8-9, 2022117 S Main Street Dayton, Ohio 45422Enroll
EMA-ICS400SummitDec2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.December 12 - 13, 2022Akron-Summit County Public Library 60 South High Street Akron, Ohio 44326Enroll
EMA-OH-605OH-605 IA Damage Assessment This course provides a detailed overview of the following topics related to post-event assessment of the impact and magnitude of natural and person-made disasters to the private sector. Instruction includes: an overview of the local damage assessment process, criteria for Private Sector impacts, local damage assessment information reporting methods and standards for Private Sector, training local teams (composition or membership of damage assessment teams) and the roles and responsibilities of the Individual Assistance Damage Assessment Coordinator and team leads.December 13, 2022, 08:30a - 11:00aVirtual (MS Teams)Enroll
EMA-OH607OH-607 PA Damage Assessment This workshop introduces students to the FEMA Public Assistance (PA) Program by addressing the basics of damage assessment, cost documentation and procurement. The FEMA PA Program provides financial assistance to state and local governments and certain private non-profit organizations for emergency work and infrastructure repairs/replacement following disasters. This workshop is designed for records keepers, administrative and fiscal personnel responsible for cost documentation and/or procurement.December 13, 2022, 12:00p - 4:00pVirtually (MS Teams)Enroll
EMA-ICS300FranklinDecember2022G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.December 14 – 16, 2022Franklin County EM & HS 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230-1049Enroll
EMA-ICS400PickawayDecember2022G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.December 15 - 16, 2022Pickaway County EMA 160 Island Road Circleville, Ohio 43113Enroll
EMA-ICS400FranklinJan2023G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.January 5 – 6, 2023Franklin County EM & HS 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230-1049Enroll
EMA-ICS300ShelbyJan2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.January 7, 8 and 14, 2023 (Weekend)Shelby County EMA 800 Fair Road Sidney, OH 45365 Enroll
EMA-ICS300LucasJan2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.January 9 - 11, 2023Lucas County Emergency Operations Center, 2144 Monroe Street, Toledo, Ohio 43604 Enroll
EMA-ICS300AshtabulaJan2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.January 10 - 12, 2023Ashtabula County EMA, 17 North Market Street, Jefferson, Ohio 44047 Enroll
EMA-ICS400MercerJan2023G-400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour CLASSROOM course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.January 14 – 15, 2023Southwest Mercer Fire Department 111 South Main Street Ft. Recovery, Ohio 45846Enroll
EMA-G-191G-191 ICS / EOC InterfaceThis course provides an opportunity for emergency management and response personnel to begin developing an Incident Command System (ICS) / Emergency Operations Center (EOC) interface for their communities. The course reviews ICS and EOC characteristics, responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on activities and group discussions to formulate an interface. January 17, 2023Lake County EOC 8505 Garfield Rd. Mentor, Ohio 44060Enroll
EMA G-235G-235 Emergency Planning This course offers training in the fundamentals of the emergency planning process, including the rationale behind planning. It will develop the capability for effective participation in the all-hazard emergency operations planning process to save lives, protect property and the environment threatened by disaster. This course is designed for emergency management personnel who are involved in developing an effective emergency planning system. The objectives of this course is to describe how recent disasters have changed the way governments at all levels should plan. Explain how the Comprehensive Preparedness Guide (CPG) 101 helps state, local, and tribal governments determine and structure their planning requirements. Relate emergency planning to National Incident Management System (NIMS) compliance and integration. Associate planning principles and concepts to the overall planning process. Identify how the steps in the planning process can improve both deliberate and crisis action planning. Implement the planning process model for future planning efforts. Determine which Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) format is best suited to their jurisdictions.January 24-25, 2023Delaware County EOC 10 Court Street Delaware, Ohio 43015Enroll
EMA-G-386G-386 Mass Fatalities IncidentThis course prepares state and local response personnel and other responsible agencies and professionals to handle mass fatalities effectively and to work with the survivors in an emergency or disaster. This course covers incident management; mass fatalities; planning before and operations during an incident; establishing the morgue; family assistance support operations; and assistance from the Federal government. The course concludes with a tabletop exercise. Participants will learn to identify the characteristics of a mass fatality incident and identify the roles and responsibilities of key personnel in the incident. In addition, the instructor will describe the steps required to respond to a mass fatalities incident, including catastrophic numbers of fatalities and contaminated remains, and help participants determine their jurisdiction’s preparedness for a mass fatalities event. The target audience for this course is local responders who may have responsibility for the recovery, handling, identification, and return of remains following a mass fatalities incident. January 24-25, 2023Clark State 100 South Limestone Street Springfield, Ohio 45502Enroll
EMA-ICS300TuscarawasJan2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.January 25 – 27, 2023Tuscarawas County EOC 2295 Reiser Avenue S.E. New Philadelphia, Ohio 44612Enroll
EMA-G-402G-402 ICS Overview for Executives and Senior OfficialsThe purpose of this course is to familiarize Senior Officials (executives, elected and appointed officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.) their role in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Upon completion of this course, students will be able to explain National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) tenets and the role of the four command and coordination entities (ICS, EOC, MAC Group and JIS) within NIMS).February 1, 2023Virtual via Microsoft Teams Enroll
EMA-OH-606OH-606 Recovery from Disaster: The Local Government Role Workshop ReminderThis 3-hour Workshop provides representatives of county / local emergency management, local governments (township, municipalities, county, special district, authorities, etc.), certain private non-profit organizations, and organized volunteer organizations with an overview of pre and post event topics related to disaster recovery. Training modules include an overview of the various supplemental State and Federal Disaster Assistance Programs, Pre-Disaster Recovery Planning and the post event Damage Assessment Process.February 1, 2023Miami County Communications Center 210 Marybill Road Troy, Ohio 45373Enroll
EMA-OH-202OH-202 Debris Management WorkshopThis course provides an overview of issues and recommended actions necessary to plan for, respond to, and recover from a major debris-generating event with emphasis on State and; local responsibilities. Developed from a predisaster planning perspective, the course includes debris staff organizations; compliance with laws and regulations; contracting procedures; debris management site selection; volume-reduction methods; recycling; special debris situations; and supplementary assistance. This workshop is for local officials and state personnel who are responsible for planning and/or implementing debris removal and disposal actions. This includes Public Works, Solid Waste Management, Engineering, Environmental Compliance, Public Information, Legal Affairs and Procurement/Contracting personnel.February 2, 2023Miami County Communications Center 210 Marybill Road Troy, Ohio 45373Enroll
EMA-ICS300LakeFeb2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.February 6 - 8, 2023Lake County Emergency Management 8505 Garfield Road Mentor, Ohio 44060 Enroll
EMA-ICS300FranklinFeb2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.February 7 - 9, 2023Whitehall Division of Fire 390 S. Yearling Rd. Whitehall, OH 43213 Enroll
EMA-OH-139OH-139 Exercise Design & EvaluationThis three-day course is designed to introduce students to the fundamentals of exercise design and prepare them to design and conduct a small functional exercise for their organization. Students will acquire fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to develop, conduct, evaluate, and follow-up on exercises. The course content addresses the fundamental requirements of an overall exercise program and its components. The exercise evaluation portion is designed to provide state and local emergency managers with a structure and guidelines that can be adapted for use in developing and implementing a system for evaluating exercises.February 8-10, 2023Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230Enroll
EMA-ICS400LakeFeb2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.February 9 - 10, 2023Lake County Emergency Management 8505 Garfield Road Mentor, Ohio 44060Enroll
EMA-ICS300LorainFeb2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.February 13 - 15, 2023Lorain County EMA 322 Gateway Blvd. North, Elyria, OH 44035 Enroll
EMA-OH-230OH-230 Introduction to Emergency Management in OhioThis course provides new emergency managers and staff with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to develop an effective emergency management program in the state of Ohio. The course provides information on basic emergency management concepts and functions and how they are applied in Ohio. It includes modules on mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery, laws and authorities, and funding and grants. Understanding the fundamental principles and practices of emergency management provides a framework for the future professional growth of every emergency manager and responder. This course is designed to provide a basic framework and understanding of emergency management and homeland security in Ohio. February 14-16, 2023State of Ohio EOC 2855 West Dublin Granville Road Columbus, Ohio 43235Enroll
EMA-L-105L-105 PUBLIC INFORMATION BASICSTo equip participants with the skills needed to be full or part-time PIOs, including oral and written communications; understanding and working with the media; and basic tools and techniques to perform effectively as a PIO, both in the proactive/ advocacy times and crisis/emergency response. The learner must achieve a minimum passing score of 75% on final knowledge assessments or demonstrate mastery on performance assessments or research assignments to earn the IACET CEU. L-105 is a “Required” Pre-requisite for the E/L 388 Advanced PIO CourseFebruary 14-16, 2023Trumbull County EMA 640 North River Road NW Suite B Warren, Ohio 44483Enroll
EMA-ICS400AshtabulaFeb2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.February 15 - 16, 2023Ashtabula County EMA, 17 North Market Street, Jefferson, Ohio 44047 Enroll
EMA-ICS400ShelbyFeb2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.February 18 – 19, 2023 (Weekend)Shelby County EMA 800 Fair Road Sidney, OH 45365 Enroll
EMA-L-105L-105 PUBLIC INFORMATION BASICSTo equip participants with the skills needed to be full or part-time PIOs, including oral and written communications; understanding and working with the media; and basic tools and techniques to perform effectively as a PIO, both in the proactive/ advocacy times and crisis/emergency response. The learner must achieve a minimum passing score of 75% on final knowledge assessments or demonstrate mastery on performance assessments or research assignments to earn the IACET CEU. L-105 is a “Required” Pre-requisite for the E/L 388 Advanced PIO CourseFebruary 21-23, 2023Delaware County EOC 10 Court Street Delaware, Ohio 43015Enroll
EMA-OH-318OH-318 Local Hazard Mitigation PlanningThis course provides plan developers with the information necessary to prepare and implement a local “Hazard Mitigation Plan”. During this course, participants will learn what constitutes hazard mitigation and identify the benefits of mitigation planning; develop or update a local “Mitigation Plan”; and identify resources and guidance available for mitigation planning and plan implementation. **This is a REQUIRED course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program. ** February 21-22, 2023Virtual via Microsoft TeamsEnroll
EMA-G-141G-141 Instructional Presentation and Evaluation Skills This 3-day course addresses the practicalities of conducting successful interactions, managing the classroom experience, and making presentations. It covers the basics of adult learning and of training evaluation for those wanting more experience in this area. Participants have several opportunities to practice presentation and instructional skills, first as spokespersons for small groups, then during short duo presentations, 3-minute individual presentations, and, finally, 20-minute individual presentations, using material related to their own programs or functions and detailed feedback is provided by the instructors.February 22-24, 2023Northeast Ohio Sewer District Office 4747 E. 49th Street Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio 44125Enroll
EMA-ICS400LorainFeb2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.February 27 - 28, 2023Lorain County EMA 322 Gateway Blvd. North, Elyria, OH 44035 Enroll
EMA-G-557G-557 Rapid Needs Assessment*This is a “Required” course in the Advanced Professional Series (APS) program* This course provides information and resources to enable participants to develop an effective Damage Assessment Program and conduct rapid and effective needs assessments. A good assessment allows community leaders to prioritize response actions ensuring the greatest life-saving and life sustaining benefits. Since resources are often limited in the first few hours of a disaster or emergency an effective rapid needs assessment allows for the efficient and effective use of those resources. Likewise, it allows local officials to evaluate their needs and request those resources that are not available in their jurisdiction to support life sustaining and life saving measures.March 13, 2023Lorain County EMA 322 Gateway Blvd. Elyria, Ohio 44035Enroll
EMA-ICS300CuyahogaMarch2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.March 20 - 22, 2023Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD) 4747 East 49th Street Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio 44125Enroll
EMA-ICS400UnionApril2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.April 4 - 5, 2023Northern Union County Fire Department, 602 N. Franklin St., Richwood, OH 43344 Enroll
EMA-G-191G-191 ICS / EOC InterfaceThis course provides an opportunity for emergency management and response personnel to begin developing an Incident Command System (ICS) / Emergency Operations Center (EOC) interface for their communities. The course reviews ICS and EOC characteristics, responsibilities and functions and depends heavily on activities and group discussions to formulate an interface. April 6, 2023Franklin County EM & HS 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43230Enroll
EMA-OH-202OH-202 Debris Management WorkshopThis course provides an overview of issues and recommended actions necessary to plan for, respond to, and recover from a major debris-generating event with emphasis on State and; local responsibilities. Developed from a predisaster planning perspective, the course includes debris staff organizations; compliance with laws and regulations; contracting procedures; debris management site selection; volume-reduction methods; recycling; special debris situations; and supplementary assistance. This workshop is for local officials and state personnel who are responsible for planning and/or implementing debris removal and disposal actions. This includes Public Works, Solid Waste Management, Engineering, Environmental Compliance, Public Information, Legal Affairs and Procurement/Contracting personnel.April 10, 2023Lorain County EMA 322 Gateway Blvd North Elyria, Ohio 44035Enroll
EMA-L-105L-105 PUBLIC INFORMATION BASICSTo equip participants with the skills needed to be full or part-time PIOs, including oral and written communications; understanding and working with the media; and basic tools and techniques to perform effectively as a PIO, both in the proactive/ advocacy times and crisis/emergency response. The learner must achieve a minimum passing score of 75% on final knowledge assessments or demonstrate mastery on performance assessments or research assignments to earn the IACET CEU. L-105 is a “Required” Pre-requisite for the E/L 388 Advanced PIO CourseApril 11-13, 2023Shelby County EMA 800 Fair Road Sidney, Ohio 45365 Enroll
EMA-ICS300UnionMarch2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.March 14 - 16, 2023Northern Union County Fire Department 602 N. Franklin Street Richwood, OH 43344 Enroll
EMA-G-358G-358 Evacuation and Re-Entry PlanningThis 12-hour course provides participants with the knowledge and skills needed to design and implement an evacuation and re-entry plan for their jurisdictions. It uses a community’s vulnerability analysis and evacuation plan. It also addresses evacuation behavior and recommends methods to make evacuation and re-entry more efficient. This course does not address the decision to evacuate or re-enter.April 19-20, 2023Virtual via Microsoft Teams Enroll
EMA-ICS300HamiltonApril2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.April 19 - 21, 2023Scarlet Oaks Career Campus, 300 Scarlet Oaks Drive, Room 830, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241 Enroll
EMA-G-2302G-2302 Emergency Operations Center Leadership Skillset The purpose of this course is to provide the participants practice around the EOC Skillsets with experiences on how to activate and run an effective and efficient EOC. This will enable EOC leaders to understand the importance of multiple EOC positions and responsibilities, gathering and analyzing data, maintaining continuity of the organization, and delivering information to the appropriate agencies and individuals, as well as the confidence in making decisions to protect life and property. Required Prerequisites: IS-100, Introduction to the Incident Command System; IS-2200, Basic Emergency Operations Center Functions; IS-700, National Incident Management System, an Introduction; IS-800, National Response Framework, an Introduction; G-2300 Intermediate Emergency Operations Center FunctionsMay 15, 2023Franklin County EM & HS 5300 Strawberry Farms Blvd Columbus, Ohio 43230Enroll
EMA-K0101FoundationsofEMMay2023K0101 Foundations of Emergency ManagementFEMA designed the K0101 Foundations of Emergency Management course based on the newly established Emergency Manager competencies that the National Emergency Management Association (NEMA); the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM); and local, State, territorial, and tribal emergency management professionals have established in coordination with the Emergency Management Institute (EMI). May 22 – June 2, 2023FEMA's Virtual Online Training Platform More Information will be provided closer to the course date. Enroll
EMA-ICS400HamiltonMay2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.May 22 - 23, 2023Scarlet Oaks Career Campus, 300 Scarlet Oaks Drive, Room 830, Cincinnati, Ohio 45241Enroll
EMA-ICS300FranklinJune2023G300 Intermediate ICS This 21-hour CLASSROOM course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses. This course is for individuals who may assume a supervisory role in incidents. Note: During a Type 3 incident, some or all of the Command and General Staff positions may be activated, as well as Division/Group Supervisor and/or Unit Leader level positions. These incidents may extend into multiple operational periods.June 7 - 9, 2023Columbus Public Health 240 Parsons Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43205 Enroll
EMA-G-402G-402 ICS Overview for Executives and Senior OfficialsThe purpose of this course is to familiarize Senior Officials (executives, elected and appointed officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.) their role in supporting incident management within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Upon completion of this course, students will be able to explain National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) tenets and the role of the four command and coordination entities (ICS, EOC, MAC Group and JIS) within NIMS).June 8, 2023Educational Service Center 11083 Hamilton Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio 45231Enroll
EMA-ICS400FranklinJune2023G400 Advanced ICSThis training is a 15-hour classroom course that provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in ICS-100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS-300 courses, which are the prerequisites for the ICS-400 course. The target audience for this course is senior personnel who are expected to perform in a management capacity in an Area Command or Multi-Agency Coordination Entity.June 15 - 16, 2023Columbus Public Health 240 Parsons Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43205 Enroll
EMA-K0102ScienceofDisasterJuly2023K0102 Science of Disaster CourseThis K0102 Science of Disaster course provides the participants with an overview of scientific principles and concepts that shape our increasingly dangerous world. The contents of the course include the following: Introduction to Science of Disaster provides a definition and benefits of science. Earth Science describes how the Earth's design sets the stage for the world's natural hazards including earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis, and landslides/sinkholes. Climatology describes the scientific basis of common atmospheric hazards including convective storms, tropical cyclones, and other hazardous weather. Chemical and biological basics identifies the scientific basis of chemical and biological threats. Explosive, radiological, and nuclear fundamentals identifies the scientific basis of those threats. Access the following link for more information. https://training.fema.gov/empp/basic.aspxJuly 24 - 28, 2023FEMA's Virtual Online Training Platform More Information will be provided closer to the course date.Enroll
EMA-K0103PlanningEmergencyOpsSept2023K0103 Planning: Emergency Operations CourseThis K0103 Planning: Emergency Operations course is designed to give basic concepts and planning steps to those new to the field of emergency management so that they may apply planning discipline and skills to challenges in their jobs. The course content includes Emergency Management Planning doctrine and steps to take to accomplish writing plans and using them to deal with special events, which are common challenges for all jurisdictions. September 12 – 15, 2023FEMA's Virtual Online Training Platform More Information will be provided closer to the course date. Enroll
EMA-K0146HSEEPOct2023K0146 Homeland Security Exercise & Evaluation ProgramThis four-day four hour per day course is for individuals involved in exercise programs and/or exercise design, development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning. The Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) Training Course is an intermediate-level training course that incorporates exercise guidance and best practices from the HSEEP Volumes. Throughout the course, participants will learn about topics including exercise program management, design and development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement planning.October 17 – 20, 2023FEMA's Virtual Online Training Platform More Information will be provided closer to the course date. Enroll
EMA-K0105PublicInformationBasicsNov2023K0105 Public Information BasicsFEMA designed this K0105 Public Information Basics course to equip participants with the skills needed to be full or part-time Public Information Officers (PIOs), including oral and written communications; understanding and working with the media; and basic tools and techniques to perform effectively as a PIO, both in the proactive/ advocacy times and crisis/emergency response. November 13 – 17, 2023FEMA's Virtual Online Training Platform More Information will be provided closer to the course date. Enroll

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