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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.

Visit our Additional Training Websites page for other options.  

Course Date & Time Course Title Course Description Hosting Agency Location Course Status

Tue, Aug 6

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

Volunteer and Donations ManagementProvide the knowledge and skill set necessary to develop and execute an effective volunteer and donations management program over time.  IEMASuburban North Building (Region Four Office)

9515 Harrison St.

Des Plaines IL 60016
 Scheduled

Wed-Thur, Aug 7-8

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

Volunteer Reception Center ManagementThis two-day advanced course will provide local jurisdictions with the skills necessary to effectively manage volunteers that spontaneously arrive following a local disaster and how to effectively set up a Volunteer Reception CenterIEMA 

Suburban North Building (Region Four Office)

9515 Harrison St.

Des Plaines IL 60016 
 Scheduled

Tue-Thurs, Aug 27-29

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 

G205 Recovery from DisasterParticipants will assess their own recovery plan or a sample against this national planning guidance. Participants will discuss how a disaster recovery effort can be organized, managed, and led along with the types of challenges faced by recovery managers.IEMA 

McHenry County Government Center - EMA EOC

2200 N Seminary Ave.

Woodstock IL 60098 
 Scheduled

Thur, Aug 29

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Flooding Hazards: Science & Preparedness (AWR-362)Addresses 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

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 
 Scheduled

Mon-Wed, Sept 16-18

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

FEMA ICS-300: Intermediate ICSShare proven incident management strategies and practices, as well as to enhance teamwork and coordination among staff directly responsible for emergency response to all-hazards incidents in which the Incident Command System (ICS) is employed OHSEM418 N. County Farm Rd.
Wheaton, IL 60187 
 Scheduled

Thur, Sept 19

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

SST: Digital Threat AssessmentSafer Schools Together developed this full day Digital Threat Assessment (DTA) training workshop in 2015 to keep pace with the ever-evolving technology challenges that affect school and public safety today. SST

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 

 Scheduled

Fri, Sept 20

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

SST: Advanced Digital Threat AssessmentThis is the advanced version of Digital Threat Assessment.  Digital Threat Assessment is a prerequisite for this course. SST

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 

Scheduled 

Mon-Wed, Sept 23-25

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

All Hazards Finance/ Administration Section ChiefProvide local and state-level emergency responders with a robust understanding of the duties, responsibilities, and capabilities of an effective FSC on an All Hazards Incident Management Team.  IFSI

1642 N Besley Court


Chicago, IL 60642

Scheduled 

Tue, Sept 24

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

G557 Rapid Needs AssessmentProvides information and resources that will enable participants to plan an effective Damage Assessment Program and conduct rapid and effective damage assessmentsIEMA 

McHenry County Government Center - EMA EOC

2200 N Seminary Ave

Woodstock IL 60098 
Scheduled 

Tue-Thur, Sept 24-26

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

EOC Operations and Planning for All HazardsProvides personnel who could be assigned to or work in an Emergency Operations Center (EOC) the skills necessary to effectively plan for and manage a large-scale incidents by applying and implementing an all-hazards, multi-disciplinary, management team approach.  TEEX

595 N. Hicks Road


Palatine   IL  60067

Scheduled 

Thur-Fri, Sept 26-27

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

FEMA ICS-400: Advanced ICS Complex IncidentsIntended for those emergency response personnel who have duties that require they be directly involved in incident management or command at either a field Incident Command Post (ICP) or in a city, county, or regional Emergency Operations Center (EOC). OHSEM 

418 N. County Farm Rd.


Wheaton, IL 60187

Scheduled 

Wed, Oct 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 

Mon-Fri, Oct 21-25

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

All Hazards Incident Management TeamThis course is designed for those who are assigned to function in a Type 3 IMT during a large/complex incident, typically extending into multiple operational periods. IFSI

15900 S Cicero Ave


Oak Forest, IL 60452

Scheduled 

Mon-Thur, Nov 4-7

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

All Hazards Logistics Section ChiefLearn the position responsibilities for the Logistics Section Chief lead assigned personnel, communicate effectively and to ensure the completion of assigned actions to meet identified objectives for the position.   IFSI

1200 E Indian Trail


Aurora, IL 60505

Scheduled 

Tue-Fri, Nov 12-15

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

All Hazards Facilities Unit LeaderThis course addresses all responsibilities appropriate to a Facilities Unit Leader operating in a local or state level All Hazards Incident Management Team.IFSI 

15900 S Cicero Ave


Oak Forest, IL 60452

Scheduled 

Tue-Thurs, Dec 10-12

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Surveillance Detection for Law Enforcement & Security Professionals (PER-346) 

This course provides the participant instruction on how to detect hostile surveillance by exploring surveillance techniques, tactics, and procedures from a hostile perspective. These skills enhance counter-IED capabilities of law enforcement and security professionals to detect, prevent, protect against, and respond to IED threats.

Promo Code: 20N-0030 SD

DHS 

418 N County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 

Scheduled