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*FULL* L273: Managing Floodplain Development Through The NFIP
Monday, April 29, 2019, 8:00 AM until Thursday, May 2, 2019, 5:00 PM
Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) tutorial at:
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Federal Insurance Studies (FIS) tutorial at:
ot_fis.swf (40 minutes)
Hosted by FEMA Region X and the Oregon Office
of Emergency Management (OEM). This course
is designed for local officials responsible for
administering their local floodplain management
ordinance. The course will focus on the National
Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and concepts
of floodplain management, maps and studies,
ordinances administration, and the relationship
between floodplain management and flood
Certified Floodplain Manager Exam:
Registration for the Certified Floodplain Manager
(CFM) Exam on May 3, 2019 is a separate process
completed through Association of State Floodplain Managers (ASFPM).
Local officials responsible for administering local
floodplain management ordinances, including
floodplain management administration, building
inspectors, code enforcement/zoning officers, planners,
city/county managers, attorneys, engineers, and public work officials. Federal/state/regional
floodplain managers are also encouraged to attend.
The course is designed for those officials with less than
three years of floodplain management experience.
Tuition is free for those accepted; there are no
travel/salary stipends available for this offering
and all incurred costs are the responsibility of the
attendee or sending organization.