Disaster and SMAT Education

Online Initial SMAT Training: March 23rd – May 24th, 2015:

  • Course is offered for FREE through Central Piedmont Community College
  • Course covered by Public Safety Fee Waiver
  • Students awarded CEU’s upon completion of the course
  • 100% Self-Paced: Students can start/finish at ANY time during the session
  • Sessions run approximately 8 weeks
  • If not completed during one session, students can roll over to another session with grades carried over
  • Great opportunity for SMAT II & SMAT III applicants
  • Students can register for the course in TERMS by clicking the following link:https://terms.ncem.org/TRS/courseDesc.do?sourcePage=courseSearch&cofId=91906

FEMA Independent Study Program (ISP)

Prerequisite SMAT Education Incident Command System (ICS) Courses:

*Once completed a “certificate of completion” PDF link will be emailed to student available to download and/or print

NC Emergency Communications:


Important information about the VIPER Medical Network

These documents and links provide important information about the VIPER Medical Network migration to an open standard P-25 system and the new channel name nomenclature.


North Carolina Emergency Management Education