FEMA: Emergency Management Institute

Emergency Management Institute Mission:

To support the Department of Homeland Security and FEMA’s goals by improving the competencies of the U.S. officials in Emergency Management at all levels of government to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate the potential effects of all types of disasters and emergencies on the American people.

EMI is the emergency management community’s flagship training institution, and provides training to Federal, State, local, tribal, volunteer, public, and private sector officials to strengthen emergency management core competencies for professional, career-long training.

While there are many worthwhile courses of study available through the EMI Independent Study curriculum, Draken suggests that you at least complete the following trainings, and  include this information in your resumé.