STATE TRAINING CALENDAR

Washington State Emergency Management Division




Month
Date
Upcoming Event
Location
July
7/24/2019
8:00 AM to 7/26/2019
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.
Natural Resources Building
August
8/1/2019 8:00 AM
MGT-416 Introduction to Continuity of Government Planning for Rural Jurisdictions
History demonstrates that disasters and emergencies often interrupt, degrade, or destroy local government’s ability to perform essential functions. This is especially true in rural communities where resources are typically limited under the best of circumstances. These jurisdictions must develop plans that address succession planning, redundant communications, and alternate site needs for their communities to face increasingly frequent threats.
Franklin County Emergency Management
8/2/2019
3:00 PM to 8/4/2019
G0428 CERT Train-the-Trainer Course
This course produces competent instructors for the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Training course. Selection Criteria: People who will serve as the Course Manager for the CERT Basic Training course and people who will be CERT Basic Training course instructors in any capacity.
Redmond City Hall
8/5/2019
8:00 AM to 8/8/2019
L0962 NIMS ICS All-Hazards Planning Section Chief Course
This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT).
Washington State DOH
8/6/2019
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
PER-230 Incident Response to Terrorist Bombings (IRTB)
The IRTB course provides first responders with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely respond to terrorist incidents involving explosives. The IRTB course focuses on first responder health and safety by addressing personal protection issues that arise when responding to terror incidents involving commercial and homemade explosive.
NCIS
8/6/2019
8:30 AM to 8/7/2019
G0318 Mitigation Planning for Local Governments
This course provides plan developers with the information necessary to prepare and implement a local hazard mitigation plan.
Mason County Emergency Management
8/6/2019 1:00 PM
PER-231 Prevention of and Response to Suicide Bombing Incidents (PRSBI)
First responders are provided with information on Suicide Bomber Improvised Explosive Devices (SBIEDs), SBIED component recognition, and delivery methods. Additionally, first responders are presented with the tools to recognize a suicide bombing threat and countermeasure planning tools to prevent and/or mitigate the effects of such an attack.
NCIS
8/7/2019
8:00 AM to 8/8/2019 5:00 PM
L0956: NIMS ICS All-Hazards Liaison Officer Course
This course provides local- and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective Planning Section Chief on an All-Hazards Incident Management Team (AHIMT).
Washington State DOH
8/9/2019 7:30 AM
G0557: Rapid Needs Assessment
This course provides information and resources that will enable participants to plan an effective Damage Assessment Program and conduct rapid and effective damage assessments in order to save lives, protect property and the environment, and begin the process of recovery and mitigation.
City of Puyallup Emergency Management EOC
8/14/2019
7:30 AM to 8/15/2019
G0364: Multi-Hazard Emergency Planning for Schools
This course provides schools with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to refine or develop an all-hazards school Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) and to identify how to train and exercise the school EOP. The course follows the guidance set forth in the FEMA Comprehensive Preparedness Guide, CPG 101, for developing an EOP and explains how to utilize the National Incident Management System as the foundation for planning and building partnerships with outside agencies such as law enforcement, fire, and emergency management.
City of Puyallup Emergency Management EOC
8/14/2019
8:00 AM to 8/15/2019
L0146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
This course is directed to persons involved in exercise programs and/or exercise design, development, conduct, control, evaluation, and improvement planning. PLEASE NOTE: A completed FEMA Form 119-25 AND IS-120 certificate is required for registration.
Whatcom Unified Emergency Coordination Center
8/20/2019
8:00 AM to 8/21/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for ICS 400.
Tacoma-Pierce County EOC
8/27/2019
8:00 AM to 8/28/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.
WSDOT-Selah
September
9/4/2019
8:00 AM to 9/6/2019
MGT-323 Instructor Development Workshop
The course focuses on best teaching and training practices, and it enhances understanding of instructional competencies set by the International Board for Standards for Training, Performance, and Instruction (IBSTPI).
Camp Murray, Building 91
9/9/2019
8:00 AM to 9/13/2019
Communications Technician (COMT) Course
The Communications Technician (COMT) course trains personnel to serve as communications technicians during all-hazards emergency operations or planned events. Since 2010, the Department of Homeland Security Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s Emergency Communications Division (DHS CISA ECD) has conducted COMT courses across the nation and trained more than 2,600 students in this course.
Washington State EMD
9/10/2019
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Washington State EMD - SEOC
9/10/2019
8:00 AM to 9/11/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for the ICS 400 course.
Northwest Region Headquarters
9/11/2019 8:00 AM
AWR-356 Community Planning for Disaster Recovery
Disaster Recovery is a complex, costly, and potentially lengthy process. Depending on the scope of a disaster, recovery efforts can last years and cost millions of dollars. Planning has a direct positive impact on a community’s ability to recover from disasters. Planning for disaster recovery before disasters occur can significantly speed up and facilitate the post-disaster recovery process.
Snohomish County DEM
9/17/2019
8:00 AM to 9/18/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.
WSDOT- Eastern Region: Wenatchee
9/24/2019
8:00 AM to 9/25/2019
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
Course is full. Those who register will be placed on a wait list. Class size is limited; preference given to City of Seattle employees.
Seattle Municipal Tower
9/26/2019 8:00 AM
AWR 144: Port and Vessel Security for Public Safety and Maritime Personnel
AWR 144: Port and Vessel Security for Public Safety and Maritime Personnel is a DHS-approved course developed to introduce rural and small agency first responders to the maritime security requirements of the high-risk, regulated facilities in their jurisdictions. In emergency situations, regulated facilities have federally-mandated security and reporting procedures that must be followed.
Shell Puget Sound Refinery
9/27/2019 8:00 AM
AWR 144: Port and Vessel Security for Public Safety and Maritime Personnel
AWR 144: Port and Vessel Security for Public Safety and Maritime Personnel is a DHS-approved course developed to introduce rural and small agency first responders to the maritime security requirements of the high-risk, regulated facilities in their jurisdictions. In emergency situations, regulated facilities have federally-mandated security and reporting procedures that must be followed.
Shell Puget Sound Refinery
October
10/2/2019 8:00 AM
AWR-213 Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Awarenes
This course will introduce participants to the key terms, policy, guidance, and preparedness efforts required to safeguard the Nation’s critical infrastructure. Participants will discuss the risk management framework, describe Federal critical infrastructure security and resilience and information sharing programs, and relate critical infrastructure programs to individual actions.
King County Office of Emergency Management
10/2/2019
8:00 AM to 10/3/2019
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.
Olympic Region Headquarters
10/2/2019
8:00 AM to 10/3/2019
L0105 Public Information and Warning
This course introduces participants to what the Public Information Officer (PIO) does in emergency management, along with basic information about the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS).
Tukwila Fire Station 51
10/3/2019
8:00 AM to 10/4/2019
MGT-310 Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment
By using the THIRA process, stakeholders will develop a strategy to allocate resources and establish mitigation and preparedness activities.
King County Office of Emergency Management
10/15/2019
8:00 AM to 10/16/2019
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 and ICS 200 courses.
Tacoma-Pierce County EOC
10/21/2019
7:00 AM to 10/22/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
Class size limited; preference is given to WSDOT employees.
WSDOT- NWRTC
10/22/2019
8:00 AM to 10/23/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for ICS 400.
Seattle Municipal Tower
10/22/2019
8:00 AM to 10/23/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for the ICS 400 course.
Olympic Region Headquarters
10/22/2019
8:00 AM to 10/23/2019
MGT-315 Critical Asset Risk Management
Through a combination of lecture, facilitated discussion, and group activities, participants will learn how threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences determine risk, and are given an opportunity to practice the fundamentals of conducting vulnerability assessments by conducting on-site assessments of select local facilities.
King County Office of Emergency Management
10/23/2019
8:00 AM to 10/24/2019
L0146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP)
This course is directed to persons involved in exercise programs and/or exercise design, development, conduct, control, evaluation, and improvement planning. PLEASE NOTE: A completed FEMA Form 119-25 AND IS-120 certificate is required for registration.
Camp Murray, Building 20B
10/23/2019
8:00 AM to 10/24/2019
MGT-465 Recovering from Cyber Incident
The Recovering from Cybersecurity Incidents course is designed to provide guidance for the implementation of an effective cybersecurity incident recovery program.
Tacoma-Pierce County EOC
10/24/2019 8:00 AM
MGT-414 Advanced Critical Infrastructure Protection
The course will implement the National Preparedness Goal by facilitating the development of Resiliency Action Plans, involving all jurisdictional critical infrastructure partners.
King County Office of Emergency Management
10/25/2019
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
AWR-232 Mass Fatalities Planning and Response for Rural Communities
Rural agencies face unique challenges compared to their urban counterparts - lack of manpower and resources chief among them. This Awareness-Level course will teach rural participants the basics of mass fatality response while providing them with opportunities to exchange rural perceptions and brainstorm for solutions to simulated emergencies. Register today!
Red Cedar Hall at the Jamestown Tribal Center
10/29/2019
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Washington State EMD - SEOC
November
11/13/2019
8:00 AM to 11/14/2019
ICS-400 Advanced ICS for Command and General Staff
This course provides training on and resources for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). This course expands upon information covered in the ICS 100 through ICS 300 courses, which are prerequisites for ICS 400.
Tacoma-Pierce County EOC