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Nebraska Emergency Management Agency - Basic Capstone

Event Date: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 8:00 am to Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 5:00 pm
NEMA - JFHQ 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE
Larry Fichtner larry.fichtner@nebraska.gov 402-471-7179

The focus of the Basic Academy will be to deliver the essential knowledge and skills needed to become a successful Emergency Management Professional.
When completed, this level of certification will meet all conditions for Emergency Management Certification as required under the provisions of the Nebraska Emergency Management Act. It includes independent study and resident instruction.
The below listed independent study courses are mandatory course prerequisites prior to enroll-ment in the Basic Certification Capstone and those certificates of completion must be submitted to the Nebraska Emergency Management Agency Training and Exercise section prior to the beginning of the capstone.
IS-100 Introduction to Incident Command System (ICS)
IS-200 ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS), an Introduction
IS-800 National Response Framework, an Introduction
IS-120 Introduction to Exercises IS-130 How to be an Exercise Evaluator
IS-230 Fundamentals of Emergency Management
IS-235 Emergency Planning
IS-240 Leadership & Influence
IS-241 Decision Making and Problem Solving
IS-242 Effective Communications
IS-244 Developing and Managing Volunteers
IS-775 Emergency Operation Center (EOC) Management and Operations
IS-5 Introduction to Hazardous Materials
The two day capstone of instruction will consist of;

  • Preparedness Block Local Emergency Operations Plan (LEOP)
  • ​State Emergency Operations Plan (SEOP) Response Block Utilization of Incident Management Teams (IMT) in Nebraska
  • ​Public Information Officer (PIO) and Social Media
  • ​G-191 Incident Command System (ICS) & Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Interface
  • ​Recovery Block
  • ​Public and Individual Assistance
  • ​Hazard Mitigation
  • ​Emergency Manager Panel Discussion

​Knowledge Assessment and Conclusion Individuals who complete the IS Course pre-requisites and the Basic Capstone course



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