STATE TRAINING CALENDAR

Washington State Emergency Management Division




Month
Date
Upcoming Event
Location
December
12/2/2019
8:00 AM to 12/6/2019
Telecommunicator 1 - Basic Call Taking
40 hour class for new Call Takers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Spokane Fire Department Training Center
12/4/2019
8:00 AM to 12/5/2019
G0108: Community Mass Care and Emergency Assistance
This course provides training for local communities to prepare for and manage the Mass Care/Emergency Assistance (MC/EA) functions effectively. The goal is to prepare community agencies, organizations, and businesses to work together in coordination with Emergency Management and traditional MC providers to plan and provide MC/EA services to those affected by disaster.
Snohomish County DEM Training Room
12/6/2019
8:00 AM to 12/8/2019
PER-213 Wide Area Search
When disaster strikes, it can be a challenge to effectively mobilize, organize, and deploy resources needed to perform wide area searches. This course is an excellent training opportunity for any jurisdiction or agency that may face such an emergency.
Snohomish County Volunteer & Rescue (Taylor's Landing)
12/11/2019
8:00 AM to 12/13/2019 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 2 - Basic Dispatcher
24 hour class for new Dispatchers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Spokane Fire Department Training Center
12/16/2019 8:00 AM
MGT-461 Evacuation Planning Strategies and Solutions
This course discusses the hazard conditions for which an emergency evacuation could be an appropriate protective action and inform participants on resources and methods to help them better prepare for an emergency evacuation.
King County Office of Emergency Management
12/18/2019
8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
MGT-461 Evacuation Planning Strategies and Solutions
This course discusses the hazard conditions for which an emergency evacuation could be an appropriate protective action and inform participants on resources and methods to help them better prepare for an emergency evacuation.
House of Awakened Culture - Suquamish, WA
12/19/2019 8:00 AM
EMD0001 State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) Foundations Course
Course is open to state and volunteer agency staff who perform duties in the SEOC during activations.
Washington State EMD - SEOC
January
1/6/2020
8:00 AM to 1/9/2020 5:00 PM
Communication Training Officer
24 hour class for those tasked with training, supervisory and leadership positions within their PSAP
Vern Burton Community Center
1/6/2020
8:00 AM to 1/8/2020 4:00 PM
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
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.
Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)
1/9/2020
8:00 AM to 1/10/2020 4:00 PM
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.
Bonneville Power Administration (BPA)
1/13/2020
8:00 AM to 1/17/2020 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 1 - Basic Call Taking
40 hour class for new Call Takers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
East Jefferson Fire and Rescue
1/14/2020
8:00 AM to 1/16/2020 5:00 PM
L0705 Fundamentals of Grants Management
This course is designed for recipients/sub-recipients currently receiving FEMA federal financial assistance. Students are selected based on meeting the selection criteria and available seating.
Camp Murray, Pierce County Readiness Center (PCRC)
1/14/2020
8:00 AM to 1/16/2020 5:00 PM
MGT-323 Instructor Development Workshop
Event is Full: Accepting Wait List Registrations
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, Pierce County Readiness Center (PCRC)
1/21/2020
8:00 AM to 1/22/2020
G0290 Basic Public Information Officer
Applications for this course will be reviewed no later than 2 weeks prior to the course date. At that time, students are selected based on meeting the target audience, completion of the prerequisite and available seating.
Thurston County OEM
1/21/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MGT-403 Response Planning for People with Access and Functional Needs in Rural America
The purpose of this course is to ensure the safety of those with access and functional needs, including those housed in assisted-living facilities and nursing homes, during a crisis event by increasing knowledge in the area of planning.
Skagit County DEM
1/21/2020
8:00 AM to 1/24/2020 5:00 PM
Public Safety Communications Supervisor
32 hour class for those specifically tasked with supervisory or leadership positions within your PSAP
King County E911 Program Office
1/23/2020 8:00 AM
G0291 JIS/JIC Planning for Tribal, State and Local Public Information Officers
Class size is limited; preference given to those that meet the target audience and who have completed the required prerequisites.
Thurston County OEM
1/27/2020
8:00 AM to 1/29/2020 4:00 PM
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
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.
Tri-Cities Maintenance Headquarters
1/30/2020
8:00 AM to 1/31/2020 5:00 PM
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.
Tri-Cities Maintenance Headquarters
February
2/3/2020
8:00 AM to 2/7/2020
Telecommunicator 1-Basic Call Taking
40 hour class for new Call Takers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Walla Walla Police Department
2/11/2020
8:00 AM to 2/13/2020 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 2 - Basic Dispatcher
24 hour class for new Dispatchers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Whatcom Unified Emergency Coordination Center
2/18/2020
8:00 AM to 2/20/2020 5:00 PM
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).
Franklin County Emergency Management
2/18/2020
8:00 AM to 2/19/2020 5:00 PM
PER-335 Critical Decision-Making for Complex Coordinated Events
Class size is limited; preference is given to emergency responders: law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services personnel, including those who are most likely to assume command at some point during a response to a complex coordinated attack.
Lynnwood Police Department
2/19/2020
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AWR-310 NATURAL DISASTER AWARENESS FOR COMMUNITY LEADERS
This course will help individuals who hold leadership positions in the community to enhance understanding of disasters, risk assessment in the context of disaster management.
Pierce County Emergency Operations Center
2/24/2020
8:00 AM to 2/28/2020 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 1 - Basic Call Taking
40 hour class for new Call Takers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Camp Murray, Pierce County Readiness Center (PCRC)
March
3/9/2020
8:00 AM to 3/12/2020 5:00 PM
Communication Training Officer
Those tasked with training, supervisory and leadership positions within their PSAP
TCOMM911
3/10/2020
8:00 AM to 3/12/2020
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
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.
Seattle Municipal Tower
3/11/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
AWR-147 Rail Car Incident Response
AWR 147: Rail Car Incident Response is an 8-hour, awareness level course developed to educate rural emergency responders on freight rail car incidents involving hazardous materials.
Thurston County Fire Chief’s Association and the Thurston County Local Emergency Planning Committee
3/17/2020
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity
Worried about the vulnerability of your computer systems and networks and how it affects your community? Register today!
Kitsap County Dept of Emergency Management
3/17/2020
8:00 AM to 3/19/2020 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 2 - Basic Dispatch
24 hour class for new Dispatchers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Camp Murray, Pierce County Readiness Center (PCRC)
3/17/2020
1:00 PM to 3/18/2020 5:00 PM
MGT-384 Community Preparedness for Cyber Incidents
As a follow-up to AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cyber Security, this course is designed to provide organizations and communities with strategies and processes to increase cyber resilience.
Kitsap County Dept of Emergency Management
3/19/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MGT-460 PLANNING FOR DISASTER DEBRIS MANAGEMENT
Join us for our Planning for Debris Management course. This management-level instructor-led course will provide lectures, knowledge checks, and course module tools/activities on pre-disaster debris management planning. Register today!
King County Office of Emergency Management
3/23/2020
8:00 AM to 3/27/2020 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 1 - Basic Call Taking
40 hour class for new Call Takers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
Moses Lake Multi-Agency Communications Center
3/24/2020 8:00 AM
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
3/25/2020
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cybersecurity
Worried about the vulnerability of your computer systems and networks and how it affects your community? Register today!
Pierce County Emergency Operations Center
3/25/2020
1:00 PM to 3/26/2020 5:00 PM
MGT-384 Community Preparedness for Cyber Incidents
As a follow-up to AWR-136 Essentials of Community Cyber Security, this course is designed to provide organizations and communities with strategies and processes to increase cyber resilience.
Pierce County Emergency Operations Center
April
4/7/2020
8:00 AM to 4/9/2020
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
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.
Seattle Municipal Tower
4/20/2020
8:00 AM to 4/24/2020 5:00 PM
Telecummunicator 1 - Basic Call Taking
New Call Takers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
City of Richland Shops
4/30/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
AWR-376 Understanding a Targeted Cyber Attack
This course provides students with a firm understanding of an advanced persistent threat. This knowledge will place them in a better position to plan for, and recover from inevitable cyber attacks. This course will fill the gap in threat specific training for cybersecurity as a community driven course that will focus on the Advanced Persistent Threat (APT); describing, analyzing and demonstrating the phases of an APT and the attack methods used. The course will also provide participants with prevention, mitigation and response techniques that correspond with the cyber kill chain and the NIST cybersecurity framework.
Tacoma-Pierce County EOC
May
5/5/2020 8:00 AM
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
5/12/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
PER-294 Testing an Emergency Operations Plan in a Rural Emergency Operations Center
Does your EOP work? This eight-hour performance-level course has been designed with a proactive approach to testing rural and tribal communities Emergency Operations Plans (EOP) in an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) environment.
Skagit County DEM
5/18/2020
8:00 AM to 5/21/2020 5:00 PM
Public Safety Communications Supervisor
32 hour class for those specifically tasked with supervisory or leadership positions within your PSAP
Moses Lake Multi-Agency Communications Center
June
6/1/2020
8:00 AM to 6/3/2020 5:00 PM
Telecommunicator 2 - Basic Dispatcher
24 hour class for new Dispatchers with 0-3 months experience OR those needing to recertify!
City of Richland Shops
6/3/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MGT-405 Mobilizing Faith-Based Community Organizations in Preparing for Disaster
This course emphasizes grassroots mobilization and coordination efforts as a means of engaging all faith communities, thereby reaching those marginalized communities most vulnerable to disaster, most frequently excluded from the planning process, and ultimately, most difficult to aid in recovery.
Snohomish County DEM
6/4/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MGT-405 Mobilizing Faith-Based Community Organizations in Preparing for Disaster
This course emphasizes grassroots mobilization and coordination efforts as a means of engaging all faith communities, thereby reaching those marginalized communities most vulnerable to disaster, most frequently excluded from the planning process, and ultimately, most difficult to aid in recovery.
Skagit County DEM
6/15/2020
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AWR-140 Introduction to Radiological Nuclear WMD Operations
AWR-140 provides First Responders and others in response or support mission roles with an introduction to radiological/nuclear Weapon of Mass Destruction (WMD) operations. This course—which aligns with the Awareness level and Operations level competencies of National Fire Protection Association (NFPA®) 472, Standard for Professional Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials/Weapons of Mass Destruction Incidents—also provides fundamental knowledge in threat or incident recognition, protective measures, notifications, and incident area management.
Franklin County Emergency Management
6/15/2020
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
PER-345 Radiation Instruments Operations
PER-345 provides instrument operation skills needed by First Responders when responding to a radiological or nuclear incident as well as a general overview of detection equipment, including selection and general operation. Training encompasses the basic operations of dosimeters, PRDs, Human-Portable Radiation Detectors (Backpacks), survey meters, portal monitors, and RIIDs. This course also enables First Responders to select the appropriate instrument operation.
Franklin County Emergency Management
6/16/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
PER-243 Primary Screener/Personal Radiation Detector Course
Class size is limited; preference given to first responders who have been issued a PRD and whose duties place them in locations where illicit radiological/nuclear material may be hidden, transported, assembled, and/or employed by terrorist elements.
Franklin County Emergency Management
6/17/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
PER-347 Personal Protective Equipment–Mission Specific Competencies
PER-347 aligns with NFPA® 472, Chapter 6.2 and demonstrates the use of essential PPE for response mission operations involving Hazardous Materials (Hazmat). This course provides an in-depth inspection of available PPE including determining uses and proper hazard based PPE selection. These competencies have been identified for the Operations Level Responder assigned to use PPE at a Hazmat WMD incident.
Franklin County Emergency Management
6/18/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
PER-332 Population Monitoring at Community Reception Centers
PER-332 provides fundamental knowledge and situational awareness to safely and effectively perform or assist population-monitoring duties at Community Reception Centers (CRCs) or similar facilities after a radiological/nuclear incident has occurred.
Columbia Basin College
6/22/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
AWR-140-1 Train the Trainer Introduction to Radiological/Nuclear WMD Operations
This course prepares trainers to deliver the AWR-140 Introduction to Radiological/Nuclear WMD Operations course. It focuses on the delivery of the AWR-140 course, including class preparation, instructional techniques, completion of course paperwork, notes and delivery tips, slide groupings, key points, and information to aid instruction.
Franklin County Emergency Management
6/23/2020
8:00 AM to 6/25/2020
PER-243-1 Personal Radiation Detector (PRD), Train-the-Trainer
This course trains participants to instruct the PER-243 Primary Screener/Personal Radiation Detector (PRD) Course. The course may be requested by local, regional, or state-wide programs that have developed a comprehensive plan for future PRD course delivery. Such plans require the jurisdiction to show acquisition of training equipment and sealed radioactive source material for replicating training locally. It is the responsibility of the jurisdiction to select course participants. All participants must provide proof of instructor certification and be part of the local, regional, or state-wide training program.
Franklin County Emergency Management
August
8/19/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MGT-381 Business Continuity Planning
This course will help prepare business owners as well as executive level managers develop a comprehensive and effective business continuity program from start to finish.
Skagit County PUD
September
9/22/2020
8:00 AM to 9/24/2020
ICS-300 Intermediate ICS for Expanding Incidents
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.
Seattle Municipal Tower
October
10/13/2020 8:00 AM
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
December
12/3/2020
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
MGT 415 Disaster Recovery In Rural Communities
Disaster Recovery in Rural Communities is an eight-hour planning and management-level course designed for public officials, community leaders, and private-sector representatives in rural communities who play key roles in the disaster recovery process. The course assists rural communities with effective and efficient implementation of recovery efforts, thus ensuring the best possible long-term social and economic recovery of their communities from disaster.
Whatcom Unified Emergency Coordination Center