The EMAP Training Course is an opportunity for emergency management and US&R professionals within emergency management and US&R programs to learn about the Emergency Management Accreditation Program (EMAP), EMAP standards, and preparing their programs for assessment and accreditation.

*EMAP training is mandated for all Program EMAP Accreditation/Assessment Managers and Assessors. For information regarding training opportunities, please contact EMAP staff at

When & Where is Training?

EMAP will continue to offer virtual and in-person Emergency Management Standard Training throughout 2023. Virtual trainings are very similar to previous on-site trainings; they have just been adapted to a virtual environment. Each virtual cohort training is two (2) weeks in length, requiring the participation of attendees in two (2) afternoon session and small group work weekly. The virtual cohort training registration fee is $300. The quarterly Virtual Cohort Training Schedule is below. 

Emergency Management Standard Trainings

Virtual Cohort Emergency Management Standard Training –

March 6, 8, 13, & 15, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

May 15, 17, 22, & 24, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

August 14, 16, 21, & 23, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

December 4, 6, 11, & 13, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

If you would be interested in participating in the listed virtual cohort training offerings, please complete the interest form accessible at

EMAP will be offering on-site Emergency Management Standard Training at the Emergency Management Institute in Emmitsburg, Maryland, on February 7-9, 2023, and July 11-13, 2023. To register for this course, please visit and follow the registration procedures. The Emergency Management Standard Training is E0122 and there are no prerequisites associated with the course. 

EMAP is currently providing Programs with the opportunity to choose to host a virtual or on-site Emergency Management Standard Training or a Training & Standard Orientation Workshop. 

US&R Standard Trainings

Virtual Cohort US&R Standard Training – 

March 7, 9, 14, & 16, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

May 16, 18, 23, & 25, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

August 15, 17, 22, & 24, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

December 5, 7, 12, & 14, 2023 from 12-5pm EST

EMAP is currently providing US&R Task Forces with the opportunity to choose to host a virtual or on-site US&R Standard Training. 

EMAP will be offering on-site US&R Standard Training at the SUSAR Conference in November 2023. More details will be provided in the coming months.

If you have any questions about the virtual cohort trainings or on-site trainings in 2023, please contact Mr. Todd Livingston, EMAP Training Coordinator, at


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