All new VBEMS members complete the following courses.
Notice: FEMA Independent Study Exams now require a FEMA Student Identification (SID) Number. If you do not yet have a SID, register for one today: https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid
At the end of each class, save a copy of your certificate of completion.
|Class Name||Format||BLS CEs||ALS CEs||Prerequisites|
|CPR for New Members||None||None||None|
|IS-100, Introduction to Incident Command System||None||None||None|
|IS-200, ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents||None||None||None|
|IS-700, National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction||None||None||None|
|IS-800, National Response Framework, An Introduction||None||None||None|
|WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders - AWR-160 (Hazardous Materials Awareness)||None||None||None|