Kevin Orsak, Director
Ana M. Bastias, Program Assistant
For all EMERGENCY CALLS dial 9-1-1
University Status Hotline
Please contact us at
to request training on the following:
• Unit emergency planning
o Developing your Unit Emergency Response Plan (UERP)
o Developing your Unit Continuity of Operations Plan (UCOOP)
o Developing hazard-annexes to your emergency plans, such as:
- General Actions – evacuation and shelter-in-place
NIMS / IC
The Emergency Management Institute (EMI) under FEMA offers self-paced courses designed for people who have emergency management responsibilities and the general public. Key courses for those involved in emergency response and recovery at FAU are:
IS-100.HE Introduction to the Incident Command System for Higher Education
IS-200.b ICS for Single Resources and Initial Action Incidents
IS-700.a National Incident Management System (NIMS) An Introduction
IS-800.b National Response Framework, An Introduction
Additional courses can be accessed at FEMA Independent Study Program
Awareness & Preparedness
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request training for general staff, students and the University community-at-large.
Unit Emergency Planning
• Emergency Evacuation and Shelter-in-place: What’s the difference? What do you do and when?
• Emergency Planning: What the University Community Needs to Know
• How does the essential personnel program work and what is my role?