Schedule of Classes

G 557 Rapid Needs Assessment
10/26/2022
Seats Remaining: 26
This course provides the ability of local governments to perform a Rapid Needs Assessment accurately and within the first few hours after an incident or emergency is critical in providing a response designed to save lives.


Leadership Media Awareness Training for Senior Officials
10/27/2022
Seats Remaining: 5
The 4-hour Leadership Media Awareness Training course is designed to provide a basic understanding to senior officials discussing how leadership can and might interact with the media during emergency and non-emergency scenarios. This course works best with 6-10 participants.


Alert Iowa - Administrator Training
11/1/2022
Seats Remaining: 30
Attendees will receive an overview of the Rave system and its capabilities. This is an all-day training, but it will be split into two sections. The AM section is open and beneficial for all admins who have the ability to send messages. To include reviewing the features and functions of the system; including how to send an alert, list creation and list types, prepare tab, and resident portal. The PM section is geared towards domain admins and high level admins who have system oversight permissions. The AM and PM portion of the class will focus on CAP weather alert tie-in, overall system oversight, and smart loader.


Leadership Media Awareness Training for Senior Officials
11/14/2022
Seats Remaining: 7
The 4-hour Leadership Media Awareness Training course is designed to provide a basic understanding to senior officials discussing how leadership can and might interact with the media during emergency and non-emergency scenarios. This course works best with 6-10 participants.


Leadership Media Awareness Training for Senior Officials
11/14/2022
Seats Remaining: 10
The 4-hour Leadership Media Awareness Training course is designed to provide a basic understanding to senior officials discussing how leadership can and might interact with the media during emergency and non-emergency scenarios. This course works best with 6-10 participants.


EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #4
11/17/2022
Seats Remaining: 11
The Emergency Management Program Development course provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today’s emergency manager. Developed and delivered by practitioners in four separate 6 hour sessions, the course is an opportunity for peer to peer learning through lecture as well as task-oriented coaching. Technical and soft skill development in the areas of administration, planning, resource management, training, and exercises are included. Topics covered: Commission Governance, Training, Exercises, Homeland Security, Budgeting and Professional Development


ICS 400 Advanced
12/1/2022
Seats Remaining: 18
This 2-day course provides training on and resources for personnel who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing and expanding incident. Topics include use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.


Alert Iowa - Administrator Training
12/12/2022
Seats Remaining: 39
Attendees will receive an overview of the Rave system and its capabilities. This is an all-day training, but it will be split into two sections. The AM section is open and beneficial for all admins who have the ability to send messages. To include reviewing the features and functions of the system; including how to send an alert, list creation and list types, prepare tab, and resident portal. The PM section is geared towards domain admins and high level admins who have system oversight permissions. The AM and PM portion of the class will focus on CAP weather alert tie-in, overall system oversight, and smart loader.


Alert Iowa - Administrator Training
1/25/2023
Seats Remaining: 30
Attendees will receive an overview of the Rave system and its capabilities. This is an all-day training, but it will be split into two sections. The AM section is open and beneficial for all admins who have the ability to send messages. To include reviewing the features and functions of the system; including how to send an alert, list creation and list types, prepare tab, and resident portal. The PM section is geared towards domain admins and high level admins who have system oversight permissions. The AM and PM portion of the class will focus on CAP weather alert tie-in, overall system oversight, and smart loader.


EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #1
2/2/2023
Seats Remaining: 28
The Emergency Management Program Development course provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today’s emergency manager. Developed and delivered by practitioners in four separate 6 hour sessions, the course is an opportunity for peer to peer learning through lecture as well as task-oriented coaching. Technical and soft skill development in the areas of administration, planning, resource management, training, and exercises are included. Topics covered: Communications, Grants, State Governance, and Professional Development


G 271 Hazardous Weather & Flooding Preparedness
2/8/2023
Seats Remaining: 21
This course provides training for those who respond to hazardous weather events while promoting partnership & coordination with NWS and emergency managers.


ICS 300 Intermediate
2/21/2023
Seats Remaining: 13
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System. This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.


G 288 Local Volunteer & Donations Management
4/5/2023
Seats Remaining: 47
The 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-government organizations. To provide local emergency management personnel and voluntary agency representatives with the knowledge and skills necessary to develop and execute an effective volunteer and donations management program.


EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #2
4/6/2023
Seats Remaining: 26
The Emergency Management Program Development course provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today’s emergency manager. Developed and delivered by practitioners in four separate 6 hour sessions, the course is an opportunity for peer to peer learning through lecture as well as task-oriented coaching. Technical and soft skill development in the areas of administration, planning, resource management, training, and exercises are included. Topics covered: Federal Governance, Resource Management, Direction and Control, Damage Assessment, Operations and Procedures and Professional Development


ICS 400 Advanced
4/20/2023
Seats Remaining: 13
This 2-day course provides training on and resources for personnel who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing and expanding incident. Topics include use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.


ICS 300 Intermediate
6/20/2023
Seats Remaining: 2
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System. This course expands upon information covered in the ICS-100 and ICS-200 courses.


G 318 Local Mitigation Planning Workshop
7/25/2023
Seats Remaining: 16
This workshop is to assist participants in undertaking the planning process that results in a hazard mitigation plan that meets the needs of their community and fulfills the requirements for local plans.


EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #3
8/3/2023
Seats Remaining: 28
The Emergency Management Program Development course provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today’s emergency manager. Developed and delivered by practitioners in four separate 6 hour sessions, the course is an opportunity for peer to peer learning through lecture as well as task-oriented coaching. Technical and soft skill development in the areas of administration, planning, resource management, training, and exercises are included. Topics covered: Local Governance, Hazard Analysis, Planning and Professional Development


ICS 400 Advanced
9/12/2023
Seats Remaining: 3
This 2-day course provides training on and resources for personnel who has a responsibility to function in a command post managing and expanding incident. Topics include use of an Incident Complex and Area Command, and the interactions between Multi-Agency Coordination (MAC) entities.


EMPD-Emergency Mgmt Program Development Session #4
11/16/2023
Seats Remaining: 28
The Emergency Management Program Development course provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today’s emergency manager. Developed and delivered by practitioners in four separate 6 hour sessions, the course is an opportunity for peer to peer learning through lecture as well as task-oriented coaching. Technical and soft skill development in the areas of administration, planning, resource management, training, and exercises are included. Topics covered: Commission Governance, Training, Exercises, Homeland Security, Budgeting and Professional Development



If you encounter any problems with registering contact the HSEMD Training Staff at hsemdtraining@iowa.gov or 515-725-3204.