STATE TRAINING CALENDAR

Washington State Emergency Management Division




Month
Date
Upcoming Event
Location
June
6/19/2019 8:30 AM
2019 Annual State Training & Exercise Planning Workshop (TEPW)
This event is for county, city, and tribal emergency managers; state agency liaisons; exercise coordinators; training coordinators; regional coordinators; and emergency planners.
Richland Public Library
6/25/2019
8:00 AM to 6/27/2019
L0969 Communications Unit Leader (COML) Course (All-Hazards)
This service offering is designed for all state/territory, tribal, regional, and local emergency response professionals and for support personnel with a communications background. It is designed to familiarize these professionals with the role and responsibilities of a COML under the National Incident Management System (NIMS) Incident Command System (ICS) and to provide hands-on exercises that reinforce the lecture materials.
Camp Murray, Building 91
6/25/2019
8:00 AM to 6/27/2019
MGT-346 EOC Operations and Planning for All-Hazards Events
This course provides personnel, who could be assigned or work in an Emergency Operations Center (EOC), the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incident by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, management team approach as described in the National Incident Management System (NIMS), with specific emphasis on the planning, resource, and information management processes. Register today!
Yakima Valley OEM
6/26/2019
8:00 AM to 6/27/2019
L0548 Continuity Program Manager
This course outlines the requirements for developing a continuity program as prescribed in Federal Continuity Directive (FCD) 1, Federal Executive Branch National Continuity Program and Requirements and is applicable across all levels of government.
Camp Murray, Building 91
July
7/9/2019 8:00 AM
G0557: Rapid Needs Assessment
Local officials who are responsible for assessing, collecting, and reporting damages during and after any event that causes damage of private, public, and critical infrastructure.
King County Office of Emergency Management
7/11/2019
8:00 AM to 7/12/2019
G0272: Warning Coordination
This course is the latest in the hazardous weather series of courses produced in partnership with the National Weather Service (NWS). Every year, the United States experiences more severe weather than any other country in the world. In order to reduce deaths, injuries, and property losses, emergency managers must work closely with the NWS and the news media to provide effective warnings that can be received and understood by people at risk.
City of Lakewood Police Department
7/15/2019 7:30 AM
FEMA 395: Earthquake Safety and Mitigation for Schools
An eight-hour training course for school officials, school administrators, teachers, facility managers, engineers and other stakeholders interested in reducing earthquake risks in school facilities.
Lower Columbia College
7/15/2019
8:00 AM to 7/17/2019
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
7/16/2019
8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Washington State EMD - SEOC
7/16/2019
8:00 AM to 7/17/2019
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
7/17/2019
8:00 AM to 7/18/2019
L0103 Planning Emergency Operations
This course is designed to give basic concepts and planning steps to those new to the field of emergency management so that they may apply planning discipline and skills to challenges in their jobs.
WA DSHS-NE Regional Office-Kalispel Room
7/17/2019
8:00 AM to 7/18/2019 5:00 PM
L0550: Continuity of Operations Planning
This course is based on the guidance to the Federal Executive Branch departments and agencies for developing Continuity of Operations (COOP) Plans and Programs. COOP Plans facilitate the performance of essential functions during any situation which may disrupt normal operations.
Washington State EMD
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
8/6/2019
8:00 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
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 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
8/14/2019
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
9/24/2019
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
10/29/2019
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