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HSEMA Training and Exercise

The Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA) Training and Exercise Division establishes training and exercise events to ensure  District of Columbia agency employees and stakeholders with public safety responsibilities are properly trained to respond to disasters.  HSEMA guarantees that District plans and procedures effectively address emergencies and that our Training and Exercise programs incorporate a whole community approach and reflects compliance with the National Incident Management System (NIMS) standards. Our efforts prioritize the overall preparedness of the District, its citizens and visitors are aware of how to protect themselves in a crisis.

DC HSEMA provides a comprehensive catalog of classroom based training, including Incident Command System (ICS) and NIMS courses. Login to the HSEMA Training and Tracking System to view the Training and Exercise Calendar and register for a class.

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Main Training Location: HSEMA – Emergency Operations Center, 2nd Floor, 2720 Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, SE, Washington, DC 20032
NOTE: Training participants should always refer to the course information in the Training System for their course location, as some trainings may be located offsite.

HSEMA Training and Exercise Division Contacts

Chief, Training and Exercise Division
Desk (202) 481-3078
Email: [email protected]

NIMS Compliance Officer
Desk (202) 481-3057
Email: [email protected]
NIMS Training
NIMS - National Incident Management System

Emergency Management State Training Officer
Desk (202) 481-3172
Email: [email protected]
HSEMA Emergency Management Training
HSEMA Advanced Training

Emergency Exercise & Training Specialist
Desk (202) 481-3044
Email: [email protected]

Emergency Preparedness Officer
Desk (202) 481-3031
Email: [email protected]

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