Pittsburgh Police & Fire Training Academy
1395 Washington Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA 15206
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
CANCELLATION & NO SHOW POLICY:
Cancellations must be received in writing by faxing to (717) 236-9493 or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Refunds will be determined by the date of the fax or email. A cancellation received less than 10 business days of the session you are registered for, is subject to a $20 processing fee for refunds. Those who cancel within 2 business days of the session date or do not attend, forfeit the full registration fee and if unpaid, will be invoiced. Credit toward future PCCA courses may be accepted upon approval from the PCCA administrator; substitutions may be accepted.