Disaster Response & Emergency Management Training

In response to recent events, the School of Social & Behavioral Sciences strives to equip students, staff, faculty, and community members with the tools and skills to effectively provide assistance to those in need. To this end, links are provided below for tools and training. Click on the titles to follow the various links.

Information regarding specific programs or ways to get involved will be updated as it becomes available.


Red Cross

New Employee & Volunteer Orientation

FEMA: Professional Development Series

IS120.a - An Introduction to Exercises
IS 230.d - Fundamentals of Emergency Management
IS 235.c  - Emergency Planning
IS 240.a - Leadership and Influence
IS 241.a  - Decision-Making and Problem Solving
IS 242.a  - Effective Communication
IS 244.b  - Developing and Managing Volunteers

FEMA: National Incident Management Systems

IS-100.FWA – Intro to Incident Command System (ICS 100) for Federal Workers
IS-700.a – National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
IS-800.b – National Response Network, An Introduction

FEMA: Additional Training

IS-366.a. - Planning for the Needs of Children in Disasters
IS-909 – Community Preparedness: Implementing Simple Activities for Everyone