This 18-credit, 6-course certificate is designed for individuals who are working in the diverse field of emergency management. The certificate provides theoretical and practical applications related to emergency management operations.

At least four courses must be selected from the following:
PADM 4508 – Technology and Emergency Management
PADM 4509 – Political and Policy Basis of Emergency Management
PADM 4510 – Principles and Practice of Mitigating Hazards
PADM 4511 – Social Dimensions of Disaster
PADM 4512 – Safety and Emergency Administration
PADM 4513 – Emergency Management: Principles and Applications for Tourism, Hospitality and Travel Studies

The remaining electives must be selected from the following:
PADM 4507 – Business and Industry Crisis Administration
PADM 4516 – Personnel Management for Emergency Services Community
PADM 4545 – Effective Risk Communications for Emergency Service Leadership

Course Descriptions