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The National Incident Management System is intended to be used by the whole community. The intended audience for this page is individuals, families, communities, the private and nonprofit sectors, faith-based organizations, state, local, tribal and territorial governments, and federal agencies. This page provides alerts and links regarding NIMS-related documents for National Engagement. Please see the alerts and links below to review these documents and provide feedback.

June 23, 2020: Release of the NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness for National Engagement

FEMA’s National Integration Center is seeking public feedback on the draft NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness document. This National Engagement Period will conclude at 5 p.m. EDT on July 23, 2020. National Engagement provides an opportunity for interested parties to comment on the draft document, to ensure that it is relevant for all implementing partners.

The NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness supplements the NIMS Resource Management component by providing additional details on resource management preparedness processes, best practices, authorities, and tools. The audience for this guide is any Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) that is responsible for acquiring, inventorying, storing or sharing resources. Whether building a new resource management program or working to improve an existing one, AHJs can use this guide to find information about resource management preparedness and best practices.

 NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness

Feedback Comment Form for NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness

To provide comments on the draft, complete the feedback form and submit the form to FEMA-NIMS@fema.dhs.gov no later than 5 p.m. EDT on July 23, 2020.

NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness National Engagement – Stakeholder Webinars

FEMA will host a series of 60-minute webinars to discuss the draft NIMS Guideline for Resource Management Preparedness and answer related questions. All webinars are open to the whole community. Each stakeholder webinar will cover the same information; choose the session most convenient for you.

Advance registration is required due to space limitations. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. To register, click on your preferred webinar session from the list below.

Webinar 1: June 26, 2020, 12 – 1 p.m. ET

Webinar 2: July 1, 2020, 4 – 5 p.m. ET

Webinar 3: July 13, 2020, 2 – 3 p.m. ET

If you require accommodations to participate in these events, please provide details in the Disability Related Accommodations field on the registration page or contact us at: FEMA-NIMS@fema.dhs.gov. Please make accommodation requests as early as possible.  Late requests will be accepted, but they may not be possible to fulfill.

Last Updated: 
06/23/2020 - 09:09