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Informational Materials IPAWS documents 2014

Container for 2014's documents hosted on www.fema.gov/informational-materials

 

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Icon for file of type application/pdfAlert Origination Software Providers List (Demonstrated with IPAWS)

The list of IPAWS alert origination software providers that have successfully demonstrated their IPAWS capabilities includes those providers that demonstrated their IPAWS capabilities via a series of webinars hosted by the IPAWS PMO in 2013. Public safety officials can use this list to use IPAWS and more effectively alert the public before, during, and after an emergency.  

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Icon for file of type application/pdfInstructional Material for Presenters

Instructional Material for Presenters is a learning guide for students on Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA’s).  This guide is used by educators to teach students about WEA’s.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfIPAWS Adoption Checklist

The IPAWS Adoption Checklist offers public safety officials with step-by-step instructions to apply for access to IPAWS, COG-to-COG messaging, and the nation’s public alert and warning infrastructure.  Public safety officials can use this checklist to review the requirements to use IPAWS and more effectively alert the public before, during, and after an emergency

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Icon for file of type application/pdfIPAWS 101 Presentation 2015 version 2

General overview of the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) and the components and dissemination channels that alerting authorities can distribute lifesaving alerts to the public within their jurisdiction. This presentation illustrates the capabilitites, process, and success stories of IPAWS in action.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfFY 2015 IPAWS Supplemental Grant Guidance for Public Alert and Warning

FY 2015 IPAWS Supplemental Grant Guidance for Public Alert and Warning

IPAWS is a communications program of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that provides integrated services and capabilities to local, state, and federal authorities that will enable them to alert and warn their respective communities via multiple communications methods. The IPAWS PMO, in coordination with stakeholders, will develop the annual FY 2015

Supplemental Guidance on Public Alert and Warning which provides technical information and program guidance for applicants applying for Federal grant funding for alert and warning projects.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfPEP Station Fact Sheet 2014

Primary Entry Point (PEP) stations are privately owned commercial and non-commercial radio broadcast stations that cooperatively participate with FEMA to provide emergency alert and warning information to the public before, during, and after a national or local emergency. PEP stations located throughout the country have a direct connection to FEMA and serve as the primary broadcast source for Presidential National Emergency Alert System (EAS) messages. PEP stations network to other broadcast stations in order to disseminate messages throughout the country. State and local public safety officials can leverage EAS and FEMA PEP stations when they are not in use for National EAS warning messages.

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Icon for file of type application/pdfWireless Emergency Alerts - Instructional Material for Presenters

Wireless Emergency Alerts - Instructional Material for Presenters

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Icon for file of type application/pdfWireless Emergency Alert (WEA) ALERTING CRITERIA fact sheet

Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) ALERTING CRITERIA fact sheet

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Icon for file of type application/pdfList of WEA capable phones Aug 2014

Is Your Phone WEA-capable?

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Icon for file of type application/pdfIPAWS-OPEN Operational COG Application Template

IPAWS-OPEN Operational COG Application Template

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Icon for file of type application/pdfEmergency Communications Plans and IPAWS- Template

Emergency Communications Plans and IPAWS- Template

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Icon for file of type application/pdfList of Alert Origination Software Providers with successful demonstration of IPAWS capabilities 8/2014

Alert origination software providers that have successfully demonstrated their IPAWS capabilities

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