Emergency Management (EM) Professional Development Programs: PEMA Approved Training Provider

Emergency Management ProgramsThe Center for Business & Industry – Corporate & Public Safety is pleased to be an approved training provider for Emergency Management continuing education and certification courses. Effective emergency management relies on thorough integration of emergency plans at all levels of government and non-government involvement. Activities at each level (individual, group, community) affect the other levels. It is common to place the responsibility for governmental emergency management with the institutions for civil defense or within the conventional structure of the emergency services. In the private sector, emergency management is sometimes referred to as business continuity planning.

Who should attend the EM training programs:

  • Pennsylvania 911 telecommunicators
  • Pennsylvania municipal and county government
  • School personnel with emergency management responsibilities
  • Private industry

Benefits of training:

  • Professional development
  • PEMA certification to advance career

Current course offering:
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This course is a cooperative agreement between Northampton Community College's Center for Business & Industry - Health & Safety and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency. Courses are offered free of charge to all Commonwealth personnel with Emergency Management responsibilities at all levels of government, education, and private industry. Courses are requested and hosted by counties within the Commonwealth.

Request a program: To request a class be offered in your region, please contact Chris Post at 610-332-6584 or cpost@northampton.edu.  

Questions or comments?
E-mail cpost@northampton.edu or call 610-332-6584.

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