1 Liberty Blvd
Malvern, PA 19355
Floodplain Management Course 273
This is the field deployed version of the FEMA Emergency Management Institute (EMI) MI E273 course. This course is designed to provide an organized training opportunity for local officials responsible for administering their local floodplain management ordinance. The course will focus on the NFIP and concepts of floodplain management, maps and studies, ordinance administration, and the relationship between floodplain management and flood insurance.
Selection Criteria: Local officials responsible for administering local floodplain management ordinances, including but not limited to floodplain management administrators, building inspectors, code enforcement/zoning officers, conservation agents and commissioners, planners, city/county managers, attorneys, engineers, and public works officials. Federal/State/regional floodplain managers also are encouraged to attend. The course is designed for those officials with less than 3 years of floodplain management experience.
Prior to the course, participants should complete the:
Resources: Attendees may want to download and review FEMA Publication 480 “Floodplain Management Requirements: A Study Guide and Desk Reference for Local Officials” prior to the course.
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Instruction time
Registration Fee (Includes training materials and lunch)
12 CECs for CFMs
24 Uniform Construction Code credit hours
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The Certified Floodplain Manager (CFM) Exam will be offered on Friday, March 2 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Malvern Borough office conference room located at 1 East First Avenue, Suite 3, Malvern, PA 19355. NOTE: This course is for enhancement and/or refresher only and not intended to prepare attendees to pass the exam. Exam takers should not expect to pass the CFM Exam without additional study. ASFPM recommends exam takers review the materials on the CFM Exam Preparation page prior to sitting for the exam. Separate registration and fees are required to sit for the CFM Exam payable to ASFPM. To register for the CFM Exam, please complete the application found on ASFPM's website.