Business Preparedness Resources

Prepare. Plan. Stay Informed.

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Federal Emergency Management Agency Private Sector Office

FEMA Public Private Partnership Models, Tools, and Templates

Center for Disease Control Business Resources

Redefining Readiness Study and Resources

Best Practices for CCTV Systems

 

Continuity of Operations Planning (COOP)

Federal Emergency management Agency COOP Division

Continuity Plan Templates
 

COOP Training Courses from FEMA

Continuity of Operations Awareness Course

Introduction to Continuity of Operations Course

Continuity of Operations (COOP) Program Manager Course 

 

Shelter in Place Resources

Depending on the emergency, the best method for protection may be to evaluate the situation and shelter in place while the hazard is being reduced. Below are some resources to assist in developing or improving the shelter in place program in your workplace.

Preparedness 360

American Red Cross Fact Sheet on Shelter in Place

Redefining Readiness Shelter in Place Tools and Checklists

Redefining Readiness Report: “With the Public’s Knowledge, We Can Make Shelter in Place Possible”

DC Shelter in Place Recommendations

Department of Labor- OSHA e-Tool on Shelter in Place

 

FEMA Emergency Management Institute Online Training Courses

The Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers self-aced courses designed for people who have emergency management responsibilities and the general public. All are offered free-of-charge to those who qualify for enrollment. To get a complete listing of courses, click the first link below or here for a complete list of courses.

Independent Study Program (ISP) Course List (All Courses)

National Incident Management System (NIMS)

Workplace Security Course

Are You Ready? In Depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness

Protecting Your Home or Small Business from Disaster

Active Shooter: What You Can Do

Continuity of Operations Awareness Course

Introduction to Continuity of Operations Course

Continuity of Operations (COOP) Program Manager Course


District of Columbia Emergency Preparedness Resources

DC Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency:

Get informed/ Make a plan/ Make a go kit/ Be aware:

Find your evacuation routes:

District of Columbia Emergency Response Plan: December 2008

 

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