The National Emergency Management Association (NEMA) is a national non-profit organization representing the state emergency management directors in the 50 states, U.S. territories and District of Columbia. NEMA has funds available through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security/Federal Emergency Management Agency to promote the Emergency Management Assistance Compact (EMAC) and mutual aid.
NEMA has issued six Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified candidate contractors. Five of the Request for Proposals are still open for bidding.
Proposals should be sent electronically to:
EMAC Technology Analyst
The goal of this course is to introduce emergency management personnel and response and recovery personnel from all political jurisdictions to the EMAC process and assist them in gaining familiarity and competency with the EMAC system so when an event occurs that requires activation of the EMAC system, they know how to proceed; and what documentation and sources of information to use for guidance in order to maximize use of all available resources.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: