OEM Training

The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Program educates people about disaster preparedness and trains them in basic disaster response skills. Using the training learned in the classroom and during exercises, CERT members are prepared to assist others following an event when professional responders are not immediately available.
Arkansas Department of Emergency Management ADEM offers a variety of training opportunities dealing with emergency management, terrorism preparedness, hazardous materials, and weapons of mass destruction. Training is available to local emergency managers and first responders, city and county government officials, representatives of volunteer organizations, others in the private sector.
The AR Fire Training Academy serves as a resource for the AR Fire Service and related organizations by providing professional education and training in firefighting, hazardous materials, and emergency medical services. This training employs the standards established by state and national authorities as well as state-of-the-art techniques of fire service management through equipment and safety training.