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Emergency Management Training

The Sonoma County Fire & Emergency Services Department plans, facilitates, and coordinates assorted training opportunities throughout the year, which involve local, regional, state and federal partners.  The intent is to facilitate integrated emergency planning and training amongst response partners.  The Sonoma County Fire & Emergency Services Department works with a wide variety of partners to design and provide training opportunities for County staff, City staff, the private sector, non-profit organizations and other regional response partners.  Emergency management training develops essential emergency management skills, reinforces Emergency Operations Center (EOC) responsibilities and introduces assorted technology advancements.  The principles learned during training are reinforced during exercises organized and facilitated by the Emergency Manegement Division.

Please note:  The information listed on this page is not for public consumption and is For Official Use Only (F.O.U.O.).  This information is provided for internal use and to assist Sonoma County Operational Area response partners.

Training Information and Resources

Browse through the following sites to find internal and external training opportunities:

Sonoma County Online Registration System (SCORS)

Target Solutions

Bay Area Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) Courses

Center for Domestic Preparedness

California Specialized Training Institute (CSTI)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Independent Study Program

  • EOC personnel should at minimum complete the following courses:

    • IS 1
    • IS 100
    • IS 200
    • IS 700
    • IS 701
    • IS 702
    • IS 703
    • IS 704
    • IS 800

Contact Information

Brentt Blaser
Emergency Coordinator
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2300 County Center Drive
Suite 220 B
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.46229, -122.725377

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