EMAC Exercise Tools
EMAC provides mutual assistance between its membership during Governor declared emergencies or disasters.
Exercises are a key component of preparedness and utilized to shape planning, assess and validate capabilities, and provide a great learning experience together as a team.
NEMA developed this online toolkit to provide EMAC professionals with resources, building the skills and knowledge needed for proper and consistent implementation nationwide—before, during, and after disasters.
The toolkit was built in accordance with EMAC laws, EMAC standard operating procedures, National Incident Management Systems (NIMS) and Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP) fundamentals.
- Discussion Based Exercises: Practice EMAC with your own teams using these ready-made Team Activation Exercise templates.
- Operation Based Exercises: Access templates, example objectives, a full MSEL spreadsheet and build your own exercise. These can be used as stand-alone or incorporated into bigger statewide exercises.
- HSEEP Toolkit Templates: All of the updated HSEEP templates ready for you to download and implement.