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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


Course Status

Wed-Thurs, Oct 30-Nov 1

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


L548: Continuity Program Manager-Train the Trainer  This course provides an overview of the requirements for a viable continuity program and aims to help continuity program managers understand their role.NIPSTA 

2300 Patriot Blvd. Glenview, IL 60025 


Wed-Thurs, November 7-8

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 
Jurisdictional Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk AssessmentParticipants will identify threats and hazards of jurisdictional concern and determine how to apply the THIRA results TEEX418 N. County Farm Rd.  Wheaton, IL  60187 Scheduled

Wed-Thurs, November 7-8

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

L550: COOP Planner's Train the Trainer WorkshopThe goal of this workshop is to provide you with the tools and hands-on experience necessary to improve your department's or agencies' Continuity of Operations (COOP) plans  NIPSTA2300 Patriot Blvd. Glenview, IL 60025  Scheduled

Tue, November 27, 2018

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. SST

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187 


Tue-Wed, December 4-5

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Critical Asset Risk ManagementParticipants will learn how threats, vulnerabilities, and consequences determine risk, and are given an opportunity to practice the fundamentals of conducting vulnerability assessments by conducting on-site assessments of select local facilities. TEEX

418 N. County Farm Rd.  Wheaton, IL  60187 


Mon-Tue, December 17-18

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

G0290: Basic Public Information Officer This two day course will consider the value of communication before, during and after an incident.  It will assist PIO's with identifying critical audiences, both internal and external. IEMA418 N. County Farm Rd. Wheaton, IL 60187 Scheduled 

Wed, December 19

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

G0291: Joint Information System/Joint Information Center Planning  This course will outline the communications needed for different incidents and define the roles of the PIO within ICS. IEMA418 N. County Farm Rd. Wheaton, IL 60187 Scheduled 

Tue, January 8

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Advanced Critical Infrastructure ProtectionParticipants will enhance their skills to formulate considerations for the resiliency of jurisdictional assets leveraging cross-sector partnerships. TEEX

418 N. County Farm Rd.

Wheaton, IL 60187



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Registration will open 30 days prior to course date. 

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