Preparedness Saves Lives™
The EMC courses are developed for the crisis + emergency management communications professional who cares about a standard of excellence in the field, and continuously seeks to improve their skills and the profession overall. We do this because we know that preparedness saves time, money, property, and most importantly LIVES.
In these online crisis and emergency management communications courses you will learn to be a leader in the field.
These courses were developed for the crisis + emergency management communications professional who cares about a standard of excellence in the field and continuously seeks to improve their skills and the profession overall. We do this because we know that preparedness saves time, money, property, and most importantly LIVES.
The courses are designed to equip you with the tools you need to be an expert in crisis and emergency management communications, as well as to prepare you as a leader in the field.
We developed this program because we believe that Preparedness Saves Lives™.
All of our courses are based on the knowledge, research, and science developed and shared by world-renowned crisis response researchers including Dr Vincent Covello, Dr Timothy Coombs, the Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Agency of Canada, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) of the United States. We have also worked with an advisory board of professionals who consulted with us to ensure we were setting an industry standard that would stand up to any After Action Report (AAR).
What the program consists of:
Six online courses, available 24/7 to work through on your own time:
- Leadership in Crisis and Emergency Management Communications
- Public Information Officer (PIO)
- Joint Information System/Joint Information Center Planning for PIOs
- Social Media in Emergency Management Communications
- Media Relations in Crisis and Emergency Management Communications
- Exercise Design for Crisis and Emergency Management Communications
Once you have completed the six courses, you can then apply to receive EMC Certification™ by completing an exam and participating in or facilitating a training exercise.
Become a Leader In the Field
Courses are made available and updated regularly with the latest research and trends to watch in crisis + emergency management communications, which means you will always be ahead of the crowd in knowledge and experience.
Keep Your Skills and
Toolbox Up To Date
We know that it can be tough to include personal and professional development in our lives, especially with all the demands we have on us already. That's why we developed these courses in an online, easy to access and easy-to-use format.