THE CERTIFICATION APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR THE CERTIFICATION
CLASS OF 2019 IS CLOSED!
Certification Applications are Accepted Throughout the Year.
PLEASE VISIT FOR DETAILS.
At the 1998 Annual FEPA Conference, the membership adopted the recommendations of the organization's Certification Commission, accepting the draft FEPA Certification Criteria as presented. The first FPEM and FAEM designations were presented at the 1999 annual conference in Daytona Beach. In 2002, the Certification Commission developed the first certification for volunteers in the State of Florida (Certified Emergency Management Volunteer – FEMV).
The FEPA Certification Program continues to grow and now includes a Health Care Component as well as three tiers of Emergency Management Instructor Certifications.
All certifications are valid for five (5) years.
FEPA Certification applications are accepted throughout the year! The deadline to be considered for Certification with the FEPA Certification Class of 2020 is November 1, 2019.
Each individual's Certification term begins and ends with the FEPA Annual Meeting Awards Ceremony. To Re-Certify with the Re-certification Class of 2020 your application must be received by November 1, 2019.
To ensure there is time for review and approval of your application, please submit it early!