Current Preparedness Training

FEMA Webinars

The Future of Emergency Management

Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM ET


Please join the Individual & Community Preparedness Division of Region 2 for a webinar about The Future of Emergency Management as a field.

This webinar will feature Dr. Bernard Jones from St. John’s University, Dr. Tom Carey from Monmouth University, Dr. Bill Toms from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and Dr. Scott Fisher from New Jersey City University. These distinguished panelists will be addressing topics such as Behavior, Emotional Intelligence Competencies, Data, Data Science, Technology, GIS, Climate Change, Homeland Defense vs Homeland security, and misleading titles. The Emergency Management field is at a critical point, in defining its future. You don’t want to miss this discussion.

Who should attend: Anyone who is affiliated with the Emergency Management field. Emergency Managers, First Responders, government agencies, faith-based organizations, as well as students considering a career in Emergency Management.


FEMA Classes

CERT Train-the Trainer (K0428)

This course prepares participants to deliver the FEMA’s CERT Basic Training course. Except for the two in-person options, all classes will be delivered in a completely virtual environment, via Adobe Connect. Familiarize yourself with Adobe Connect before the class. Students will use a course link to enter as guests. No Adobe Connect account or download of Adobe will be required.

The audience for this course includes those who will have or currently have either of the following responsibilities: Serves as the course manager for the CERT Basic Training course or serves as a CERT Basic Training course instructor.

All classes, except where noted, meet online from 1-5 p.m. Eastern time three days a week for two consecutive weeks. Students must attend all sessions.

2022 Dates

    December 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15

2023 Dates

    January 30, 31, and February 1, in person

    February 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16

    March 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16

    April 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20

    May 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25

    June 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15

    August 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10

    September 11, 12, and 13, in person