Osceola County Emergency Management

Osceola County Emergency Management Department

(231) 832-6172          PO Box 25, Reed City, MI  49677

August 2016

Emergency Management Services Program

As emergencies continue to get larger and more complex, so does the need for police, fire, ems, 911, and other emergency responders to be familiar with systems that are designed to help emergency services.

Emergency Management Services Program is a 4 hour session designed to provide first responders with a baseline knowledge of the following topics that are essential for effective emergency management interface:


Emergency Management Overview (Program, Staff, and Emergency Operations Center)

NIMS (Requirements, Compliancy, Incident Command, and Incident Mgt Teams)

Emergency Communications (MPSCS-800mhz, VHF, Interoperability, Comm Support Team)

Emergency Plans (County Plan, Hazard Annexes, SARA III Haz-Mat, Mitigation Plan, and Planning Teams)

Emergency Resources & Assets (Radio Caches, Nixle, IRIS, and other stuff that helps)

Citizen Corps Programs (Citizen Emergency Response Teams, FireCorps, Medical Corp, Volunteers In Police Service)

Other Special Endeavors (Search & Rescue, etc.)

Program Materials

EM SERVICES SLIDES.zip Emergency Plan Hazard Annexes.zip Emergency Site Plans.zip


Emergency Plan

Hazard Annexes

Site Plans

EM Services Course Evaluation Form.docx

Course Evaluation