Effective October 10, 2015 students, instructors, and visitors entering the Center for Domestic Preparedness (CDP) must produce identification that meets REAL ID Act standards. For further information, please visit: www.dhs.gov/secure-drivers-licenses or contact your CDP Region Coordinator.

Thanksgiving Holiday Help Desk Coverage: The FEMA SID Help Desk will close Wednesday, 11/25/2015 at 3:30 p.m. CST
and resume operations with limited coverage Friday, 11/27/2015 at 7:30 a.m. CST.
Normal operations will resume Monday, 11/30/2015 at 7:30 a.m. CST.

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