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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Training Opportunities

DuPage County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management (OHSEM) is please to present classes/trainings from various organizations in a convenient layout.  Please note that some of these classes are hosted by organizations other than OHSEM and those partners are responsible for their own registration processes and class seats.  Please register for classes by clicking the link below the Course Title header. If you have questions, do not hesitate to reach out to the proper contact. Each hosting agency has a point of contact for all questions, concerns, and comments, often located on the registration page. 

Course status will be updated regularly for OHSEM classes.  Course status for classes hosted by another agency will be reflected on the agency's corresponding registration page.

 

Course Date & Time

Course Title

Course Description

Hosting Agency

Location

Course Status

Wed-Thur, January 16-17

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

ICS 300 IntermediateThis course provides training for personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS).IEMA 

155 E Brush Hill Rd.

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Scheduled 
Thur, January 17 

8:15 a.m.- 3:30 p.m

Digital Threat Assessment (Basic) TrainingAn overall assessment of risk cannot be determined without looking at social media and online activity. It is imperative to understand the tools and methods available to you to identify online threat related behavior.  This course looks at all that entails. SST418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

 Scheduled

 Fri, January 18

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

G-289: Public Information Officer AwarenessThe primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial level of government, and in the private and nongovernmental sectors. FEMA 

 418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

Scheduled 

Tue, January 22

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Bombing Prevention Awareness Course (AWR-348)The Bombing Prevention Awareness Course provides participants knowledge of general bombing prevention measures that aid in mitigating the impact of a bombing incident, including: IED construction and classification; homemade explosive (HME) precursor awareness; explosive effects mitigation; introduction to the terrorist attack cycle; identification of suspicious behaviors and items.  Promo Code: 19I-0304 BPAC-2 DHS

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

Canceled

 Wed, January 30

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Protective Measures Course (PER-336)The Protective Measures Course provides participants with a basic understanding of how to identify risks and vulnerabilities to a facility, determine additional security needs for a special event or public gathering, and identify and apply physical and procedural protective measures to mitigate the threat of an improvised explosive device (IED) or vehicle-borne IED.  Promo Code: 19I-0306 PMC-2DHS 418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

*Pending - DHS is on furlough

Wed, February 6

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

ICS 402: ICS for Executives and Senior OfficialsThe purpose of this course is to provide an orientation to the Incident Command System (ICS) for Executives and Senior Officials (including elected officials, city/county managers, agency administrators, etc.). IEMA 418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

 Scheduled

Mon-Tue, February 11-12

8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 ICS 400: Advanced ICSThis course provides training on and resources or personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS). IEMA 

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 

 Scheduled

Wed-Thur, February 13-14

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

ICS 400 Advanced ICSThis course provides training on and resources or personnel who require advanced application of the Incident Command System (ICS).IEMA 155 E Brush Hill Rd.

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Scheduled 

Fri, February 15

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

G-289: Public Information Officer AwarenessThe primary audience for this training is individuals who have public information responsibilities as their main job or as an auxiliary function at the federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial level of government, and in the private and nongovernmental sectors.   FEMA

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

Scheduled 

Fri, February 15


8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Flooding Hazards: Science and Preparedness AWR-362Addresses the current science of the causes of floods (both meteorological and otherwise), flood forecasting, flood risk assessment, and best practices for preparation and mitigation for both short- and long-fuse flooding events. 

NDPTC

500 W. Winchester Road, Suite 201

Libertyville, IL 60048 
Scheduled 

Wed, February 20


9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Tornado Awareness AWR-326This awareness level course helps participants to better understand the basics of tornado science, the weather forecasting process, and the tornado warning process. NDPTC 

Senior Center Building- Multi-Purpose Room

240 S. Route 59

Bartlett, IL 60103 
Scheduled 

Tue-Wed, February 26-27

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

G-290: Basic Public Information Officer This two-day course will consider the value of communication before, during and after an incident. It will help PIOs identify critical audiences, both internal and external. FEMA 

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 

 Scheduled

Thur, February 28

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

G-0291: Joint Information System/Joint Information Center PlanningThis course will outline the communications needed for different incidents and define the roles of the PIO within ICS. FEMA 

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187

Scheduled 

Wed, October 16

9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 
Winter Weather Hazards: Science and Preparedness AWR-331Prepare participants to understand the basics of winter weather science, the winter weather forecasting process, how winter weather forecasts are communicated, and the fundamentals of winter weather safety and preparedness.NDPTC Senior Center Building- Multi-Purpose Room

240 S. Route 59

Bartlett, IL 60103
Scheduled 

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Questions:
OHSEM Main Number
630-682-7925

Scheduled:
Registration will open 30 days prior to course date. 

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Closed:
Course date has passed or has exceeded capacity.