The Four Phases of Emergency Management

I’m in the midst of my final study time before I take my Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) exam next month and thought I’d assist myself (which benefits you) with studying by posting some of the things one needs to know for the test (and to be a gosh-darn-good-emergency-manager)…

Emergency Management and Risk Assessment

These are not two different things, they’re in fact, one-in-the same. That is, a risk assessment is integrated deeply into the management of an emergency. This post is all about Risk and Risk Assessments. We’re going to define a few things and also discuss the steps of assessing…

CEM Practice Questions

It’s always hard to figure out exactly how you’re supposed to study for an exam that you’ve never taken before. And there is little out there on what the CEM test looks like. However, the good folks at IAEM have given us a few examples of what…