Training Courses

L0454: Advanced Concepts and Policy in EM Profession

Course Length: 40 hours

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Prerequisite: Academy Questionnaire (Reviewed by the selection committee to determine the most qualified candidates) *1.What led you to appl;y to this Academy? (Max 2000 Characters; about 350 words) *2. What do you know about our program and how does it align with your goals? (Max 2000 characters; about 350 words) *3. If selected, how will you use what you learn to serve your community and the profession? (max 1700 characters; about 300 words) *4. How will you professional and leadership experience help you contribute to the Academy? (Max 1700 Characters; about 300 words) *5. Describe your most challenging issue and how it affects reaching your organization's goals. (Max 1700 characters; about 300 words) Once the application package is complete with signatures, save the document as a PDS file with the following file name convention: LastnameFirstnameAA.Illinois-FY23. Example: JonesRobertAA.Illinois-FY23. If you have any questions in submission please email

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Date Location
Sep 11-15, 2023Cook County EOC**

** No lodging available

Please note: Applications for courses will be accepted up to 1 day prior to the course date.

If you want to learn more about the Training Program or are interested in attending a specific course, please contact your IEMA Regional Coordinator or Nancy Buck. Registration should be made in advance to attend any IEMA sponsored class. Walk-in registrations are only accepted if room space and course materials are available. To register for IEMA classes, please see the IEMA Online Registration and Tracking Program Page.



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