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FEMA hosts virtual and in-person events to provide training, assist disaster survivors, share hiring opportunities, and promote other activities related to helping people before, during and after disasters.

Past Events

The one-hour virtual trainings will be facilitated by GPD’s Procurement Disaster Assistance Team (PDAT) and will cover the federal rules that allow for noncompetitive (“sole source”) procurements along with important compliance considerations when exercising these flexibilities.

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FEMA Region 5 and the America Red Cross will be presenting tools to educate and empower the public to act in an emergency situation and provide lifesaving care before professional help arrives.

The FEMA Region 5 Youth Preparedness Council will be leading a discussion to help us better understand how to protect ourselves, our loved ones, and our communities during disasters. The audience for the webinar is adults, educators, and youth. We would like to foster a multi-generational learning opportunity to create a lasting legacy of preparedness.

Live session providing an overview of the National Exercise Program (NEP) and how to request exercise assistance through the Fall 2022 Exercise Support Round.

This webinar will provide details on how communities should factor in environmental historic preservation, regulations, executive orders, and laws when planning projects.