Introduction to Emergency Management in the U.S.: About

At a Glance

Program Type
Certificate (Non-Credit)
Access Time: 180 days
Delivery Method
Field of Interest
Emergency Management
Days of Week
Flexible Schedule

Emergency management is a critical and expanding field; climate change has increased the extent and frequency of natural disasters, and terrorism is a growing threat. Therefore, emergency managers play an increasingly vital role in protecting communities at the local, state, tribal, and national level.

Estimated time to complete: 10 hours

Credits: 1 CEUs | 10 PDUs (see Summary for more details)

Key Features

  • Mobile-friendly
  • Audio-enabled
  • Badge and credit-awarding
  • Real-world case studies
  • Fully accessible
  • Games & Flashcards
  • Expert-supported
  • Video content

This course has an "Ask the Expert" feature, which submits your questions directly to an expert in the field you are studying. Questions are answered as quickly as possible and usually within 24 hours.