Education & Training
Public Safety Training
"Run, Hide, Fight," is a video intended to help the public understand how they should handle Active Shooter situations. You may use it to help educate your community. It was produced by the Houston Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security, and funded by a DHS grant. Watch the Video
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg Center for Public Health Preparedness
Online training modules for chemical, biological, legals issues and other topics. Vist the online site
National Incident Management System (NIMS) Training
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) created the National Incident Management System (NIMS) as required under Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD)-5.NIMS provides the framework for organizations to work together to better prepare for respond to, and recover from natural disasters and emergencies, including acts of terrorism. Learn more here
Johns Hopkins CEPAR NIMS Training Requirements
Minimum training requirements for Johns Hopkins. Download PDF
FEMA NIMS Independent Study Online Training
IS-100.HC Introduction to the Incident Command System for Healthcare/Hospitals
This course introduces the Incident Command System (ICS) as it applies to the healthcare/hospital environment and provides the foundation for higher level ICS training.
IS-700 National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
This course introduces NIMS. It explains the purpose, principles, key components and benefits of NIMS.
IS-800.A National Response Plan (NRP), An Introduction
This course introduces the National Response Plan.