In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, two semester hours in emergency management, fire science, public safety administration, or finance.
This six-day course was designed to help students increase the administrative alignment of their organizations, people, process and paperwork to meet federal fiduciary standards for public assistance recovery.
Course topics include:
Office of Management and Budget standards.
Federal Emergency Management Agency policies and procedures.
National Incident Management System application.
Public assistance categories A-G.
The criteria for reimbursement of force account labor, force account equipment, materials, rented materials and contracts.
The methodologies include case-study analysis, group discussions, and major simulation exercises transitioning from Emergency Operations Center operations to long-term recovery.
Local, county, state or tribal officials who are or could be the public assistance agent representatives for their community.
Incident Command System (ICS)-100-level and ICS-200-level training. Preferred courses are Q0462 and Q0463, available through NFA Online. Chief’s signature attests that the applicant has completed this required training.