This interactive computer-based course provides an overview of FEMA’s environmental and historic preservation compliance responsibilities and is an independent study alternative to the 4-day E/L253 course held at the Emergency Management Institute or in the regional offices. The course is designed to: provide the user with the basic background and practical knowledge needed to participate in FEMA’s environmental and historic preservation review process; help the user understand how the environmental/historic preservation review process applies to various job responsibilities within FEMA’s programs; and, provide the resources necessary for the user to accomplish environmental/historic preservation responsibilities.
The course includes interactive knowledge checks, case studies, and resource materials.
Describe the basic elements of Federal EHP laws, regulations, and Executive Orders.
Describe key roles and responsibilities in the EHP process.
Identify activities that trigger EHP review.
Explain the consequences of non-compliance with EHP requirements.