Eastern Michigan University

Environmental Health & Safety

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Independent Study Courses

The Emergency Management Office recommends that all C-CERT members have a knowledge of the National Incident Management System.  Below is a list of courses that you may find the most beneficial to your C-CERT work.  

Course Number           Course Name

IS 100.HE

Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education

IS 200.a ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
IS 317 Introduction to Community Emergency Response Teams
IS 700.a

National Incident Management Systems (NIMS): An Introduction

IS 701 NIMS Multi Agency Coordination System
IS 702 NIMS Public Information System
IS 703 NIMS Resource Management
IS 704 NIMS Communications and Information Management
IS 706 NIMS Intrastate Mutual Aid: An Introduction
IS 800.b National Response Framework: An Introduction

All classes are available online from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Emergency Management Institute at this website: http://training.fema.gov/EMI/. Classroom sessions are available for groups.  Requests can be made here: Class Requests 

After you pass the exam at the end of the course, you will be emailed a Certificate of Completion. Please forward that email to emergency.management@emich.edu and it will be added to your training records.