Emergency Management Institute – National Incident Management System (NIMS)

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National Incident Management System (NIMS)

NIMS 2017 Learning Materials: This content is to provide information to emergency management practitioners on the key changes contained in the new NIMS 2017 document. Content is available at: https://training.fema.gov/nims/docs/NIMS.2017.Instructor Student Learning Materials.pdf

EMI works in collaboration with the whole community to provide training in support of the NIMS Training Program. The Preparedness Branch coordinates EMI’s NIMS training efforts with the National Integration Center (NIC) to integrate NIMS doctrine and training with whole community needs.

NIMS and NIMS training program information is detailed at https://www.fema.gov/national-incident-management-system

NIMS online course certificate contact Independent.Study@fema.dhs.gov

NIMS resident course certificate contact netcadmissions@fema.dhs.gov

Frequently Asked Course and Training Questions

NIMS Core Curriculum Courses are comprised of ICS, NIMS, and All-Hazards Position Specific (AHPS) courses detailed below:

ICS and NIMS Courses

ICS 300/400, G191, G402, and G2300 are coordinated by local Emergency Management Agencies, please contact them directly for course offerings in your area. Contact information for State or Territorial Emergency Management Agencies can be found at https://training.fema.gov/programs/aps/stolist.aspx

ICS Resources

NIMS ICS Instructor Qualifications

EMI contact for NIMS ICS core course (100, 200, 300, 400, 402, or 191) questions or scheduling contact russell.flick@fema.dhs.gov or sabrarenee.arnold@fema.dhs.gov

All-Hazards Position Specific Courses

EMI contact for All-Hazards Position Specific course questions or scheduling robert.patrick@fema.dhs.gov

NIMS ICS All-Hazards Position Specific Training Program Official Website