Schedule of Classes

Wide Area Search PER 213
1/30/2015
Seats Remaining: 5
For jurisdictions that would need to conduct wide area searches due to a natural disaster or terrorist incident. Participants will learn practical search methods and skills in order to perform searches over a large area.


Emergency Mgmt Professional Development (EMPD) Course
2/5/2015
Seats are filled. Please register in the waiting list
Provides a comprehensive overview of the statutory requirements and professional duties of today's emergency manager. These sessions will be offered in 4 sections within 6-hours throughout a calendar year


ICS 300-Intermediate
2/24/2015
Seats are filled. Please register in the waiting list
This 2-day course will keep our emergency responders aware of the importance of ICS as well as keeping them up to speed on what to expect.


G290 Basic Public Info Officer (PIO) Training
2/24/2015
Seats are filled. Please register in the waiting list
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a full/part-time PIO such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques.


ICS 400 - Advanced
2/26/2015
Seats are filled. Please register in the waiting list
This 2-day course is recommend to all command and general staff  in the response field take ICS-400


ICS 400 - Advanced
3/3/2015
Seats are filled. Please register in the waiting list
This 2-day course is recommend to all command and general staff  in the response field take ICS-400


G290 Basic Public Info Officer (PIO) Training
3/5/2015
Seats Remaining: 8
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a full/part-time PIO such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques.


G290 Basic Public Info Officer (PIO) Training
3/7/2015
Seats Remaining: 29
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a full/part-time PIO such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques.


G290 Basic Public Info Officer (PIO) Training
3/24/2015
Seats Remaining: 10
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a full/part-time PIO such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques.


AWR 209 Dealing w/Media for Rural First Responders
4/7/2015
Seats Remaining: 26
This 6-hr course provides rural first responders with skills needed to communicate with the public through the media. Learn how to give print/electronic media interviews, write news releases and more.


G290 Basic Public Info Officer (PIO) Training
4/16/2015
Seats are filled. Please register in the waiting list
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a full/part-time PIO such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques.


G290 Basic Public Info Officer (PIO) Training
4/23/2015
Seats Remaining: 21
This 2-day training will equip participants with the basic skills needed to be a full/part-time PIO such as oral and written communications, and understanding and working with the media, and basic tools and techniques.



If you encounter any problems with registering contact Beth Lewis at beth.lewis@iowa.gov or 515-725-3204.