Category: Training & Exercises

Training & Exercising is an important aspect of any preparedness and response program. This section identifies resources helpful in school preparedness training and exercises.

Campus Resilience Program Exercise Starter Kits (US DHS) [November 2018]

The DHS Campus Resilience Program Exercise Start Kits are self-conducted tabletop exercise (TTX) tailored for the academic community. Each kit includes a set of scalable tools aimed to test existing emergency plans, protocols, and procedures, while also strengthening preparedness, response, and recovery capabilities. For more information on the CR Program’s Exercise Starter Kits, read the …

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Choose Love Movement Overview Training (NH Fire Academy & EMS) [March 2019]

The NH Fire Academy and EMS has developed an online program for everyone to participate in. This program is good for one hour of CEU for first responders & teachers, and teaches participants about the program focused on social and emotional learning. Additionally, it discussed how it applies to the first responder and educational community. …

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Emergency Management Institute School Program (FEMA) [March 2019]

EMI offers school officials courses supporting the implementation of NIMS as well as general courses aimed at building school emergency management capacity.

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Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools Online Training (REMS) [February 2019]

Incident Command & National Incident Management System Training (FEMA) [November 2021]

Free Online ICS/NIMS Training: IS-100.C: Introduction to the Incident Command System (ICS), ICS-100 Encouraged for all first responders and all school/SAU staff. ICS 100, Introduction to the Incident Command System, introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training. This course describes the history, features and principles, and organizational …

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