Whether you’re looking to add to your credentials or interested in entry-level emergency services work, our Emergency Management and Planning Certificate program will meet your needs. 

Program outcomes
  • emergency planning, incident management and public policy;
  • safety and first aid;
  • search and rescue;
  • hazardous materials handling.

The certificate program complements Montco’s degree programs in  Criminal Justice, Fire Science and Emergency Medical Technology. It also provides the technical knowledge and techniques needed to coordinate, plan and manage emergency responses in the private and public sectors.

Program Curriculum

EMP 100 Emergency Planning 3
EMP 110 Incident Management 3
EMP 120 Search and Rescue 3
EMP 200 Seminar in Emergency Management 1
EMP 210 Leadership and Influence in Emergency Response 3
EMP 250 Terrorism and Counterterrorism 3
EMP 265 Public Safety Technology 3
ESW 245 Safety and First Aid 3
FSC 100 Introduction to Fire Science 3
FSC 102 Hazardous Materials 3
POL 125 or POL 231 State and Local Government or Public Policy Management 3
Total Program Credits: 31