Training Schedules

SEVERAL CLASSES HAVE BEEN POSTPONED OR CHANGED TO A WEBINAR FORMAT DUE TO COVID-19.

SEE BELOW FOR EACH INDIVIDUAL COURSE.

To register for a training course, click on the course name or the "Register" link in the Details column.

  • Follow the link in the Details column for more information.
  • Students unable to attend a course they have enrolled in must notify the registrar.

 

Courses and Events

Course Date(s) Location Contact/Registrar Details
L0970: All-Hazards Supply Unit Leader - Kearney 10/04/2021 - 8:00am to 10/08/2021 - 5:00pm Buffalo County EOC, Kearney, NE Jill Harvey, deputyem@phelpscone.org Phone: 308-995-2250

L0970: All-Hazards Supply Unit Leader

Course Dates: October 4-8, 2021                              Course Times:  8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Course Location: Buffalo County EOC, Kearney, NE
 
This course helps participants establish the essential core competencies required for performing the duties of the Supply Unit Leader (SPUL) in an all-hazards incident. By requiring participants to bring jurisdiction-specific information to the instruction, the course provides a realistic, hands-on approach to mastering the skills of an SPUL organized by the fundamental steps of the ordering process. Participants identify information required for ordering, as well as complete required forms and documentation related to ordering, and anticipate ordering and supply needs for the incident. In addition to the ordering process, the course discusses mobilization, setting up and managing the Supply Unit, and demobilization.  This course is an instructor-led training that supports learning through discussion, lecture, and active participation in multiple exercises that provides a realistic, scenario-driven approach to mastering the skills required of a SPUL.
Target Audience:
NIMS ICS All-Hazards training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to Functional, Support, or Unit Leader positions on Type 3 or 4 AHIMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.
 
Required Pre-requisites:
E/L/G 0300, ICS-300: Intermediate Incident Command System for Expanding Incidents;
IS-0100.b, Introduction to the Incident Command System, ICS-100;
IS-0200.b, Incident Command System for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents;
IS-0700.a, National Incident Management System, An Introduction; and
IS-0800.b, National Response Framework, An Introduction
 
Recommended Pre-requisite:
E/L/G 0400, ICS-400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff—Complex Incidents
E/L/G 191: EOC/ICS Interface
 
 
This class is sponsored by the South Central PET Region and lunch will be provided.
Class will be taught by The Blue Cell, LLC.
For more information please contact:  Jill Harvey, deputyem@phelpscone.org 308-995-2250
 
 
L-967 All Hazards Logistics Section Chief 10/18/2021 - 8:00am to 10/22/2021 - 5:00pm Hall County EOC/911 Center 1210 N. North Road Grand Island, NE 68802 Jill Harvey 308-995-2250 deputyem@phelpscone.org

This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Logistics Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities fall into two categories: responding to the incident and effectively fulfilling the position responsibilities of a Logistics Section Chief on an AHIMT. Exercises, simulations, discussions, and a final exam enable participants to process and apply their new knowledge.

Prerequisites:

· ICS 300

· ICS 400

· IS 0100.c

· IS 0200.c

· IS 0700.b

· IS 0800.d

· There is no fee to attend this course.

· Class is limited to 30 students.

· No Lodging is provided during this course.

· Student must attend all classes to receive the certificate.

· Deadline for registration is October 15th, 2021

Lunch will be provided

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Nebraska Basic Emergency Management Capstone 2021 10/27/2021 - 8:00am to 10/28/2021 - 5:00pm NEMA 2433 N.W. 24th Street Lincoln, NE 68524 Roger Conrad Phone: 351-350-7765 roger.conrad@nebraska.gov

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
S-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS), an Introduction
IS-800 National Response Framework, an Introduction
IS-120 Introduction to Exercises
IS-139.a Exercise Design and Development
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-2200 Basic Emergency Operations Center Functions
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)
Grants
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 will receive Nebraska Basic Emergency Manager Certification.
• Lodging will be provided for attendees from over 60 miles from NEMA.
• No Meals are provided during this course.
• Student must attend all classes to receive the state certificate.

There is no fee to attend this course.
• Class is limited to 24 students
Registration Deadline is October 15, 2021

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Emergency Management Access and Functional Needs Disability Awareness Training-Lincoln, NE Option 1 - Two-Day Training 11/01/2021 - 9:00am to 11/02/2021 - 5:00pm Lincoln Community Foundation 215 Centennial Mall South 5th Floor Conference Room Lincoln, NE 68508 frdat.niagara.edu

November 1-2, 2021 9:00am-5:00pm CST (Option 1: Two-Day Training)

Niagara University Disability Awareness Training has received a grant from the Nebraska Council on Developmental Disabilities to educate anyone involved in emergency planning, preparedness, response, and recovery as it pertains to individuals with disabilities and access and functional needs. NU has tailored a presentation that identifies the responsibilities of both emergency management personnel and disability advocates during an emergency. This program will introduce the four modules necessary for proper response that include Disability Awareness Training, the Americans with Disabilities Act specific to Emergency management, emergency plan content, and Inclusive Planning and Active Participation.

Option 1: Two-Day Training: This program is designed for those who are active in the disability community or are working in some capacity in emergency management. You will be identified in the database as a lead person in your field. There is a requirement to report any emergency management participation following the training via email at frdat@niagara.edu

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Emergency Management Access and Functional Needs Disability Awareness Training-Lincoln, NE - Option 2 - Half-Day Training 11/02/2021 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm Lincoln Community Foundation 215 Centennial Mall South 5th Floor Conference Room Lincoln, NE 68508 frdat.niagara.edu

November 2nd, 2021 1:00pm-5:00pm CST (Option 2: Half-Day Training)

Niagara University Disability Awareness Training has received a grant from the Nebraska Council on Developmental Disabilities to educate anyone involved in emergency planning, preparedness, response, and recovery as it pertains to individuals with disabilities and access and functional needs. NU has tailored a presentation that identifies the responsibilities of both emergency management personnel and disability advocates during an emergency. This program will introduce the four modules necessary for proper response that include Disability Awareness Training, the Americans with Disabilities Act specific to Emergency management, emergency plan content, and Inclusive Planning and Active Participation.

Option 2: Half-Day Training: This program educates individuals who want to learn about the process, be active in a capacity that suits their interest and availability, and wants to assist in directing peers and
colleagues within their demographic, municipality, or line of work. Requirement to report
any emergency management participation is expected but not required in this role.

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Emergency Management Access and Functional Needs Disability Awareness Training-Grand Island, NE - Option 1 - Two-Day Training 11/03/2021 - 9:00am to 11/04/2021 - 5:00pm Grand Island Public Library 1124 W 2nd St Grand Island, NE 68801 frdat.niagara.edu

November 3-4, 2021 9:00am-5:00pm CST (Option 1: Two-Day Training)

Niagara University Disability Awareness Training has received a grant from the Nebraska Council on Developmental Disabilities to educate anyone involved in emergency planning, preparedness, response, and recovery as it pertains to individuals with disabilities and access and functional needs. NU has tailored a presentation that identifies the responsibilities of both emergency management personnel and disability advocates during an emergency. This program will introduce the four modules necessary for proper response that include Disability Awareness Training, the Americans with Disabilities Act specific to Emergency management, emergency plan content, and Inclusive Planning and Active Participation.

Option 1: Two-Day Training: This program is designed for those who are active in the disability community or are working in some capacity in emergency management. You will be identified in the database as a lead person in your field. There is a requirement to report any emergency management participation following the training via email at frdat@niagara.edu

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Emergency Management Access and Functional Needs Disability Awareness Training-Grand Island, NE - Option 2 - Half-Day Training 11/04/2021 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm Grand Island Public Library 1124 W 2nd St Grand Island, NE 68801 frdat.niagara.edu

November 4th, 2021 1:00pm-5:00pm CST (Option 2: Half-Day Training)

Niagara University Disability Awareness Training has received a grant from the Nebraska Council on Developmental Disabilities to educate anyone involved in emergency planning, preparedness, response, and recovery as it pertains to individuals with disabilities and access and functional needs. NU has tailored a presentation that identifies the responsibilities of both emergency management personnel and disability advocates during an emergency. This program will introduce the four modules necessary for proper response that include Disability Awareness Training, the Americans with Disabilities Act specific to Emergency management, emergency plan content, and Inclusive Planning and Active Participation.

Option 2: Half-Day Training: This program educates individuals who want to learn about the process, be active in a capacity that suits their interest and availability, and wants to assist in directing peers and
colleagues within their demographic, municipality, or line of work. Requirement to report
any emergency management participation is expected but not required in this role.

Click here to register

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L0964: All-Hazards Situation Unit Leader 11/15/2021 - 8:00am to 11/19/2021 - 5:00pm Lincoln County Fairgrounds Ag Building, 5015 Rodeo Rd., North Platte, NE 69101 For more information contact: Jill Harvey at deputyem@phelpscone.org or 308-995-2250

This course helps participants establish the essential core competencies required for performing the duties of the Situation Unit Leader (SITL) in an all-hazards incident. This course addresses all responsibilities appropriate to an SITL operating in a local-or state-level All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT). These responsibilities include processing information and intelligence and developing displays.

This course is an instructor-led training that supports learning through discussion, lecture, and active participation in multiple exercises that provides a realistic, scenario-driven approach to mastering the skills required of an SITL. By requiring participants to bring an SITL Kit to the instruction, the course provides a realistic,

 Target Audience NIMS ICS All-Hazards training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to Functional, Support, or Unit Leader positions on Type 3 or 4 AHIMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.

Required Pre-requisites

  • Recommended Pre-requisite
  • E/L/G 0400, ICS-400: Advanced Incident Command System for Command and General Staff—Complex Incidents
  • E/L/G 191: EOC/ICS Interface

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ICS 300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents - North Platte 11/16/2021 - 8:30am to 11/18/2021 - 5:00pm Lincoln County EMA 715 S. Jeffers St. North Platte, NE 69101 Joanna LeMoine Deputy Director Region 51 EMA 308-532-7383 LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us Jill Harvey deputyem@phelpscone.org 308-995-2250

ICS—300: Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
This 20 hour course is designed to meet the required objectives of NIMS. The class builds on the prerequisite IS 100, 200, 700 and 800 courses and is a prerequisite for the ICS 400 course.
Who should attend:
All Mid-level Management Federal/State/Local/Tribal/ Private Sector & Nongovernmental personnel should take ICS-300, including those persons serving as command staff, section chiefs, strike team lead-ers, task force leaders, unit leaders, division/group supervisors, branch directors, and multi-agency coordination system/emergency operations center staff.

ICS Fundamentals Review
• Unified Command
• Incident/Event Assessment
• Incident Objectives
• Planning Process
• Command and General Staff
• Incident Resource Management
• Demobilization
• Transfer of Command
• Closeout
• Major and Complex Incidents
• Event Management
• Area Command
• Multiagency Coordination

REGISTER NOW
Space is limited to 20 students, applications will be accepted in the order they are received, Register by contacting:
Joanna at: LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us 308-532-7383 or
Jill at: deputyem@phelpscone.org 308-995-2250
Deadline to register is Nov. 9, 2021

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L962 IMT Planning Section Chief - Lincoln 11/30/2021 - 8:00am to 12/03/2021 - 5:00pm Municipal Services Building 901 W Bond Street Lincoln, NE Course Contact: Mark Hosking Phone: (402) 441-7265 E-mail: mhosking@lancaster.ne.gov

L962 IMT Planning Section Chief  Lincoln, NE 

November 30-December 3, 2021

8:00 A.M. 5:00 P.M.

IMT Planning Section Chief

This Planning Section Chief course is designed to provide local-and State-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT) or local Incident Management Team.

Who should attend:

Law Enforcement (LE), Public Works (PW), Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Governmental Administrative (GA), Fire Service (FS), Public Safety Communications (PSC),  Hazardous Material (HazMat), Health Care (HC), Emergency Management Agency (EMA), and Public Health

Prerequisites:

IS-100, 200, 700, 800, 300 and 400

EMI 119-25-001  EMI Application also required

 Selection Criteria:

NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position-Specific training should be completed by personnel who are regularly assigned to functional, support, or unit leader positions on Type III or IV All Hazard IMTs, or by those persons who desire to seek credentials/certification in those positions.

There is no fee to attend this course.

Registration Deadline is November 22, 2021

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ICS 400 Advanced ICS Command and General Staff for Complex Incidents - North Platte 12/07/2021 - 8:30pm to 12/08/2021 - 5:00pm Lincoln County EMA 715 S. Jeffers St. North Platte, NE 69101 Joanna LeMoine Deputy Director Region 51 EMA 308-532-7383 LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us Jill Harvey deputyem@phelpscone.org

Advanced ICS Command and General Staff for Complex Incidents

Overview: This 14 Hour course is designed to meet the required objectives of NIMS. The class builds on the prerequisites IS 100, 200, 700, 800 and ICS 300 courses.
Who should attend: All Federal/State/Local/Tribal/Private Sector & Non governmental personnel should take ICS-400, including those persons who will serve as command or general staff in an ICS or-ganization, select department heads with multi-agency coordination system responsibilities, area commanders, emergency managers, and multi-agency coordination system/emergency operations center managers.

  • There is no fee to attend this course.
  • Class is limited to 20 students
  • No Lodging is provided during this course.
  • Student must attend all classes to receive thestate certificate.
  • Lunch to be provided.
  • Deadline is Nov. 30, 2021

REGISTER NOW Space is limited to 20 students to accommodate so-cial distancing.

Registrations will be accepted in the order they are received.

Register by contacting:Joanna at: LeMoineJL@ci.north-platte.ne.us or Jill at: deputyem@phelpscone.org

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