Undergraduate Certificate in Emergency Management Leadership

Students will:

  • Describe the all-hazards and whole-community approach to comprehensive emergency management.
  • Illustrate the application of emergency management principles and procedures to the National Preparedness Cycle with a focus on response and recovery.
  • Detail the administrative and technical requirements for disaster response and emergency management.
  • Outline risk-based planning for emergency management and disaster response.
  • Identify the components of the National Response Framework (NRF), the Incident Command System (ICS) and the Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA) process.
  • Practice leadership in multi-stakeholder disaster management.