|February 18 - March 17||Local Government Emergency Management Operations|
|April 22 - May 19||Building an Effective EM Program|
|June 17 - July 14||Planning and Preparedness|
|August 12 - September 8||Resource Management|
|October 7 - November 3||Unmet Needs and Challenges|
Each of the five courses required for completion of the certification program are offered exclusively on-line; each last for four weeks.
Certificates will be awarded following successful completion of each course, with recognition of certification and a lapel pin being awarded following completion of all five courses. The fee for each course is $400. All course and reading materials will be provided within the course.