Emergency Management Institute (EMI) Independent Study Program

The program currently consists of over 195 courses available to participants, with the objective of enhancing public and selected audience knowledge of emergency management practices among officials of Federal, state, local and tribal governments and voluntary organizations to strengthen the security
and resilience of the United States through systematic preparation for the threats that pose the greatest risk to the security of the Nation, including acts of terrorism, cyber attacks, pandemics, and catastrophic natural disasters.

Agency - Department of Homeland Security

The Department of Homeland Security has three primary missions: Prevent terrorist attacks within the United States, reduce America's vulnerability to terrorism and minimize the damage from potential attacks and natural disasters.

Office - See Regional Agency Offices.

See EMI Catalog for listing of FEMA Regional Offices.



Program Accomplishments

Fiscal Year 2016: A total of 2,069,773 people completed EMI?s independent study courses in FY 16. Fiscal Year 2017: 2,000,000 course completions in the ISP. Fiscal Year 2018: 2,000,000 course completions in the ISP.

Uses and Use Restrictions

The ISP provides online training free of charge to the public, Federal, State local, tribal, and territorial government personnel, and non-government and voluntary organizations.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicant Eligibility

Unlimited Application.

Anyone/general public - Any person(s), without regard to specified eligibility criteria.

Beneficiary Eligibility

Anyone/General Public.

Credentials/Documentation

No Credentials or documentation are required. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.

Aplication and Award Process

Preapplication Coordination

Preapplication coordination is not applicable.

Environmental impact information is not required for this program.

This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.

12372.

Application Procedures

This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards. Course electronic enrollment is processed via the internet at http://training.fema.gov/IS.

Award Procedures

Independent study courses furnished directly to applicants via online access.

Deadlines

Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.

Authorization

National Security Act of 1947, 50 U.S.C 401 et seq; Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act of 1977, as amended, 42 U.S.C 7701 et seq; Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C 5121 et seq; Defense Production Act of 1950 as amended, 50 U.S.C 2061.

Range of Approval/Disapproval Time

Not Applicable.

Appeals

Not Applicable.

Renewals

Not Applicable.

Assistance Considerations

Formula and Matching Requirements

This program has no statutory formula. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements.

Length and Time Phasing of Assistance

Training courses under the ISP are available online 365 days a year, 24 hours. Training is provided free of charge. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Training courses under the ISP are available online 365 days a year, 24 hours. Training is provided free of charge.

Post Assistance Requirements

Reports

No reports are required.

Audits

No audits are required for this program.

Records

Not applicable.

Financial Information

Account Identification

70-0711-0-1-999.

Obigations

(Salaries) FY 16 $753,235; FY 17 est $546,488; and FY 18 est $565,288

Range and Average of Financial Assistance

Not Applicable.

Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature

Emergency Management Institute Course Catalog or Independent Study Program Brochure found on the web at http://www.training.fema.gov/IS/crslist.asp.

Information Contacts

Regional or Local Office

See Regional Agency Offices. See EMI Catalog for listing of FEMA Regional Offices.

Headquarters Office

Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Protection and National Preparedness, National Preparedness Directorate, National Training and Education Division, Emergency Management Institute 16825 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727 Phone: (301) 447-1057

Criteria for Selecting Proposals

Not Applicable.


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