Exercise, Training and Workshops

Community Emergency Response Team (CERTs) training covers basic skills that are important to know in a disaster when emergency services are not available. With training and practice, and by working as a team, you will be able to protect yourself and maximize your capability to help the greatest number of people after a disaster.

This training is available for anyone ages 13 years and up (minors must be accompanied by an adult).

  •  Thursday, Feb 23 from 8 am - 5 pm (Classroom)
  • Friday, Feb 24 from 8 am - 5 pm (Classroom)
  • Sunday, Feb 26 from 8 am - 5 pm (Hands-on Practical Simulated Training)
The classroom and training will be free for the first 40 people. Many thanks to Adventist Community Services for covering these expenses.

Optionally, participants can get vegetarian meals that will be catered by WWU Sodexo. After you RSVP, CHE - Center for Humanitarian Engagement will reach out to see if you are interested in meals. (There is a cost associated with the meals.)
CERT ProPac Kits will be offered for $90 (optional for first 20 people who would like one)

Please RSVP before Feb 20, 2022, so that there is enough time to get materials/equipment to accommodate everyone.
To RSVP, go to: https://getconnected.uwbluemt.org/event/detail/... You will be asked to login to your Blue Mountain Volunteer Corps account in order to RSVP. If you do not have an account, you must create one.

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Region 10 Training & Exercise Quarterly Compendium (TEQC) ToTo
The TEQC is published on a quarterly basis and contains basic information about regionally significant training and exercise events occurring in the next two (2) years. Access the latest version of the document here.

Washington State Military Department Training Calendar
Access the Washington State Military Department Emergency Management Division Training calendar here.

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Target Audience

On Demand


FEMA Distance-based Learning Courses

Emergency Management Institute (EMI) offers self-paced 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.

More information here


Public Health, Healthcare, First Responders, Public Works, EM

On Demand


Rural Domestic Preparedness Consortium

Online courses from the RDPC are a perfect fit for those struggling to work training into their busy schedule. All online training is self-paced and offered at no cost. Browse our catalog of online course below and enroll today.

Course Catalog

Rural: Local Govt., Emergency Management, Healthcare, First Responders

On Demand, As Scheduled


Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX)

The Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX) is an internationally recognized leader in emergency response training, workforce training and technical assistance.  

Course Catalog

Course Calendar

Major TEEX programs include Fire and Emergency Services, Infrastructure and Safety, Law Enforcement and Protective Services and Business and Cyber Solutions

On Demand, As Scheduled


LSU NCBRT/Academy of Counter-Terrorist Education

LSU NCBRT/ACE is a nationally recognized center for emergency preparedness and response training located at Louisiana State University’s flagship campus in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. They provide mobile training to both the national and international emergency response community. 

Courses Available Via Zoom Through Summer 2022 1st Responders, EM