Center for Domestic Preparedness
If you are a state, local, tribal or territorial government emergency responder, this training is completely funded by DHS at no cost to you or your jurisdiction.
Resident Training Eligibility
Personnel who are active members within the emergency response community providing immediate support services in preparation, prevention, response, recovery and mitigation of all hazards.
Prerequisite training requirements can be found under “Prerequisites and Requirements” in each course description.
All eligibility requirements and prerequisites will be verified by the individual State Administrative Agency Training Point of Contact prior to an application being forwarded to the CDP.
See the descriptions below to determine your jurisdiction.
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We have compiled the following information to help prepare you for your visit to the Center for Domestic Preparedness.
FEMA Educational and Training
Participant Standards of Conduct
Many CDP courses contain hands-on activities. Casual wear is acceptable for these courses.
The CDP is located in Anniston, AL at the former Fort McClellan.
During your Stay at the CDP
Local Transportation, lodging, recreation and dining.
Need to talk to a Resident Training Coordinator?
For training application and related questions or issues, contact your respective CDP Training Coordinator.
Coordinator Contact Information