Emergency Management for Government
and the Public Sector


Earn a certificate in Emergency Management from Auburn University using the convenience of online learning. Courses are designed to meet the specialized needs of:

  • Governmental Managers and Leaders

  • Elected Officials

  • Individuals Employed by Governmental Entities

  • Individuals Employed in the Public Sector

Participants will learn ways to plan and prepare for emergencies, roles of local governments in recovery, what needs are unmet and challenges are faced, and how to manage resources. Informative electives are also offered. Credit Participants will be awarded CEUs and certificates for successfully completed courses and will receive program certification after successful completion of the series. Students interested in academic credit should contact their department.




February 18 - March 17
Local Government Emergency Management Operations

April 22 - May 19
Building an Effective EM Program

June 17 - July 14
Planning & Preparedness

August 12 - September 8
Resource Management

October 7 - November 3
Unmet Needs & Challenges




Each course will be conducted online during a 4-week time frame and will cost $400.00 per registrant, not including required text books.To learn more about these exciting opportunities, including course information, hardware requirements, and how to register, please see:


Program Application

Course Registration Form

or call CGS at (334) 844-1918


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