TRAINING POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
Jersey State Police Office of Emergency Management, offers
a variety of interrelated courses designed to improve the
professional, managerial and technical skills of those persons
involved in the field of Emergency Management and Homeland
Security. The structuring of the curricula provides for a
state of the art program designed to achieve a comprehensive
and integrated emergency management system which addresses
all hazards at the local, county and state levels. Courses
are presented in the adult learning format by teams of experienced
instructors. The contributions of the instructors, combined
with the interaction of the participants, enhance each student's
knowledge of emergency management program and help them excel
in service to their communities.
will be accepted from all persons who have responsibilities
in some aspect of emergency management and/or homeland security.
Personnel from Police, Fire, EMS, Health, Environmental Protection,
Public Works, social service and Educational Agencies are
encouraged to participate in the appropriate courses. The
courses will increase management skills during the performance
of day to day responsibilities, as well as in emergency response.
Members of volunteer organizations, and business and industry
who have emergency planning or response functions are also
eligible for enrollment.
are made by filling out the NJOEM application form. Applications
can be downloaded from the NJOEM website or are obtainable
from the NJOEM State Training Officer at P.O. Box 7068, ROIC Bldg 18, NJSP Div Headquarters, W. Trenton NJ 08628,
ph 609-963-6962, fax 609-671-0160.
applications will be reviewed by the respective County Emergency
Management coordinator before being forwarded to the Regional
Office, New Jersey Office of Emergency Management. Early application
is recommended. Applicants selected for training will be notified
of their acceptance approximately four weeks prior to the
commencement of the course.
for unique or specialized training, or on-site customized
training should be made through the State Training Officer,
New Jersey Office of Emergency Management.
students are expected to attend their scheduled program. If
for some reason attendance is not possible, notify the State
Training Officer, New Jersey State Police Office of Emergency
Management at (609) 963-6962, fax (609) 671-0160as
soon as possible, as a waiting list is maintained for all
courses. Failure to make timely notification about course
withdrawal will jeopardize your enrollment in future courses.