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National Domestic Preparedness Consortium
The NDPC is comprised of seven members possessing core competencies
that span the entire homeland security enterprise domain. Click here for a short video on
The NDPC and their Partners
CDP • CENTER FOR DOMESTIC PREPAREDNESS
Expertise: Prevention, deterrence and response to CBRNE hazards and healthcare/public
health mass casualty
LSU-NCBRT • NATIONAL CENTER FOR BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH AND
TRAINING AT LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY
Expertise: Biological, law enforcement, and agro terrorism response
NNSA-CTOS • NATIONAL NUCLEAR SECURITY ADMINISTRATION/
CTOS-CENTER FOR RADIOLOGICAL/NUCLEAR TRAINING AT THE NEVADA
NATIONAL SECURITY SITE
Expertise: Prevention, deterrence and response to radiological/nuclear attacks
NMT-EMRTC • THE ENERGETIC MATERIALS RESEARCH AND TESTING
CENTER AT NEW MEXICO TECH
Expertise: Explosive and incendiary attacks
TEEX-NERRTC • TEXAS A&M ENGINEERING EXTENSION SERVICE,
NATIONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE AND RESCUE TRAINING CENTER
Expertise: Cyber security, crisis communications, executive and elected officials education,
hazardous materials awareness and operations, health and medical services, incident
management, infrastructure protection, search and rescue, threat and risk assessment, and
training gap analyses
UH-NDPTC • NATIONAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS TRAINING CENTER
AT UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII
Expertise: Natural disasters, coastal communities, islands & territories & underserved
TTCI-SERTC TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGY CENTER, INC..
Expertise: Rail and surface transportation safety, integrity and security research and testing;
security and emergency response in surface transportation
FEMA has just released the revised ICS 300 and ICS 400 courses. A PowerPoint for the ICS Rollout was presented during the Webinar. With the rollout of these updated courses, all ICS Instructors are required to be current and maintain relevance with their students. Additionally, as part of the current instructor requirements, instructors will be provided a link to an EMI website where they will take an online instructor exam for the new ICS 300 and ICS 400. Certificates of completion will be forwarded to this office as part of the requirement. The Test is available and required for all current instructors. Email the training unit to get the password for the exams. This password is not to be shared with anyone. The Password will only be given once you have uploaded and all the above courses to your www.preparingtexas.org account. Once verified, we will email you the password.
NETC Admissions - New Application Process
Emergency Management Institute Goes to Online Applications for Resident and Basic Academy Field-Delivered Courses
FEMA's Emergency Management Institute (EMI) will now be accepting online applications for the following courses that start on August 19, 2019 or later:
EMI resident courses ("E" courses)
Field deliveries of the National Emergency Management Basic Academy courses (L0101-0105 and L0110).
Applicants for these EMI courses should no longer submit a paper application form.
To apply, go to the National Emergency Training Center (NETC) Online Admissions Application page to find a list of what is needed to complete the application process. Registration for any EMI course requires having a FEMA Student Identification (SID) number. TO obtain a FEMA SID, go to the Student Identification System page.
Currently the NETC Online Admissions Application is not compatible with mobile devices.
For questions or assistance in using the new online system to apply for courses, contact NETC Admissions at (301) 447-1035 or send an email to NETCAdmissions@fema.dhs.gov.
ICS Instructor Information (Testing for Instructors Extended until 12/31/2019)
ICS 300 and ICS 400 Rollout Webinar Presentation
• Preparedness Update for November 2019 NEW
• Latest Issue of Texas Emergency Management Online NEW