Continuing Education Credits


The Natural Hazards is pleased to offer preapproved education credits for Certified Floodplain Managers (CFM), Certified or Associate Emergency Managers (CEM/AEM), and Certified Planners.

Certified Floodplain Manager Education Credits
Workshop attendance will count for up to 12 pre-approved continuing education credits under the Association of State Floodplain Managers Certified Floodplain Manager Program.

Certified or Associate Emergency Manager Contact Hours
Workshop attendance will count for up to 17 contact hours toward the Certified or Associate Emergency Manager contact hours under the International Association of Emergency Managers Certification Program.

American Planning Association Certification Maintenance Credits

Workshop attendance will count toward 3 credit hours for certification maintenance for the American Institute of Certified Planners.

Continuing education can be used for certification renewal by all three organizations. Those aspiring to attain their AEM or CEM status can also use the contact hours to count towards their initial qualification.

How to Use Workshop Attendance for Continuing Education

When signing in at registration in the Atrium of the Omni Interlocken Hotel, please inform the staff that you would like to document your attendance for continuing education credit. Please specify for what organization you wish to gain credit. Attendance certificates will be sent out via email the week following the Workshop.

For questions about continuing education credits at the Workshop, please contact the Natural Hazards Center team at: